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1939 John 2023

John A. Muzzy

December 25, 1939 — October 16, 2023


John Anthony Muzzy III, 83, passed away Monday, October 16, 2023, surrounded by his family.

John was born in Athol on December 25, 1939, to John A Muzzy Jr., and Stella (Hlasny) Muzzy.

He leaves his six children; Rachel Muzzy, Kim Gates, and her husband, Bill, Mark Muzzy, Leann Stone and her husband, Joshua, Tracy Muzzy, and Kristen Muzzy; nine grandchildren; Mario Zink, Jessica Holloway, Corey Holloway, Jack Robinson, Jr, Miranda Moran, Devin Maxwell, Jenavieve Bailey, Zander Bailey, and Skye Bates; eleven great-grandchildren; and his loving girlfriend Kim Parker.

John worked for L.S. Starrett Co. for 45 years as a Supervisor and was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching golf as much as playing.

We invite you to share your memories, stories, and photos of John on his memorial page at Your contributions will help us keep his spirit alive and celebrate the extraordinary life he led. John's journey may have come to a close, but his story continues in all of us.

A Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at 10:00 AM at Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Road, Orange, MA.

A Burial will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery, Athol, MA

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in his name to St. Jude's Children's Hospital at

Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor, and Melissa A. McQuaid, Funeral Directors. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John A. Muzzy, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Mack Family Funeral Homes - Fiske Murphy & Mack Chapel

110 New Athol Rd, Orange, MA 01364

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