Donald "Don" M. Mass Obit

DONALD "DON" M. MASS, 70, of Otsego, died at his home on Dec. 22, 2021.  He was born and raised in Brainerd.  He worked primarily as a mechanic most notably at National Bushing (Auto Value) in Brainerd, Willis Trucking in Rogers, and for 19 years in the Public Works Department at the City of Otsego, from which  he retired in 2018.  Stock car racing was his life-long hobby where he transitioned from a driver to a track official to a spectator and fan.  He also loved riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle with his friends. Preceding him in death are his parents, Melvin and Doris Mass; two sisters, Candice Mass and Wendy Showers and one brother, Charles Mass. He is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Angie and Robert Kugel of Aitkin, Kristina and Roger Britton of Brainerd and Lisa Hattabaugh of Little Falls; one brother and sister-in-law, Walter and Brenda Mass of Wheaton; two sisters and brother-in-law, Marie Kittredge of Boston, MA and Lawanna and Bryan Dosh of Brainerd; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held in the spring.  An announcement containing the date and time will be placed closer to the event.   Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.