Owen David Mason

March 16, 1945 - August 01, 2017
Owen David Mason (Dave), 72, of Granby, MO, passed away on August 1, 2017 peacefully and surrounded with Love by his Wife and Children in Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO.
Dave was born in Los Angeles, California on March 16, 1945. He graduated from Hanford High School in Hanford, CA. Dave moved his family to Missouri where he made his home but requested to go home back to California where he can be buried next to his Mother. His family plan to honor his wishes in the coming weeks.
Dave was married to Janniet Mason on October 21, 1988; they were married 28 years.
Dave was retired from Pirelli Armstrong in Hanford, CA where he worked for more than 30 years. He enjoyed road trips, chocolate chip cookies, family gatherings, and loved to go out to eat. He was famous to his family for his fried chicken.
Dave is survived by his wife Janniet Mason, His Daughter Melissa Wescoat of Hanford, CA, His Daughter Julie Hawkins of Tennessee, His Daughter Melissa Courtney of Neosho, MO, His Son Scott Stites of Carthage, MO, His Son Christopher Mason of Granby, MO; his 12 grandchildren; his 6 Great Grandchildren, 2 Sisters, Janette Ruch and Linda Haley both of Hanford, CA; his nieces and nephews; and the rest of his family and friends.
Dave is preceded in death by his parents, Owen Mason and Berlie Mason
A Memorial service for Friends and Family here in Missouri will be Sunday August 20, 2017 at Faith Assembly of God, 7211 E. 32nd St in Joplin, MO at 4:00 PM. His final resting place will be held in Hanford, CA in the coming weeks. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to
Published in The Joplin Globe
Arrangements by Midwest Cremation and Funeral Services

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