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Rudy Patrick Massi

IRONWOOD, Mich. - It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Rudy Patrick Massi, 37, of Ironwood.

Rudy was born on Feb. 7, 1986, in Ironwood, to Joseph R. and Sue (Harkins) Massi.

Rudy was an amazing father, son, brother, friend and person in general. He was always there to help anyone even if he didn't know you. Rudy loved the outdoors and being with friends and family, especially his daughter. He had a smile that could make you smile on your worst day.

Rudy is survived by his beloved daughter, Autumn Rose Massi; his mother, Sue Harkins; a brother, Joe (Tiffany) Massi; two nephews, Landen and Levi; his former wife, Carrie T., and her two sons, Jacob and Wesley; a stepson, Seth Dull; an aunt, Patty (Tim) K .; several cousins; his three closest and dearest friends, Dean and BrynAnn Raymond and Donald Morrison; and friends, Ray and Pha.

He was predeceased by his father, Joe, on April 29, 2018; an uncle, Craig Massi; an aunt, Cindy Massi; and other loving relatives.

A celebration of Rudy's life will be held on Friday, May 19, at 2 p.m., preceded by visitation at 1 p.m., at Cornerstone Church, N10344 Mill St., in Ramsay, with the Rev. Todd Winkler officiating.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Sue Harkins, in care of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Raymond, 205 W. Ash St., Ironwood, MI 49938.

Jerald Rocco, owner and manager of Lakeside Memorial Chapel Inc., in Wakefield, is assisting the family with arrangements. To send online condolences or to share a memory, please go to