Everett Warren Bassett

September 27, 1929February 22, 2014

Everette “Red” Bassett, 84, of Wareham died February 22, 2014. Born in Falmouth, son of the late George and Gertrude Bassett. He resided in Buzzards Bay until he joined the Air Force at 18. He was stationed in Germany, transferred to England where he met his beautiful wife Isabelle. The returned to Buzzards Bay and he worked for 25 years for the Postal Service. After retirement, they moved to Wareham and worked for 14 years at Tobey Hospital as a Security Guard. In his spare time he enjoyed doing projects, spending time with his family and his beloved animals. In addition to his wife Isabelle (Hoey) Bassett, he leaves his children Wayne Bassett, Jeanette McKinstry (Scot), Theresa Campbell (Richard), Keith Bassett, Michele Wade, grandchildren Richard, Theresa, Joey, Keith, Danielle, Audrey, Cheryl, Brianna: great grandchildren Christopher, Angelina, Isabelle, Treyvonne andJessenya; sisters Dorothy Manter,Ruth Ferreire, Mary Hodge, Elizabeth Chapman. Barbara Maginty. Predeceased by a brother George Bassett. Visiting Hours will be held Wednesday Feb.26th from 4 to 7PM at the Nickerson Bourne Funeral Home, 40 MacArthur Blvd, Bourne. Interment MA National Cemetery. Donations in his memory to the MSPCA. Burial with military honors will take place on March 12th at 12:30 pm at the MA National Cemetery Bourne.



  • Visitation Wednesday, February 26, 2014


  • Burial

Everett Warren Bassett

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March 13, 2014

Dad, Wherever you worked or went, your warmth and kindness reached out and touched many a heart! You will be surely missed, especially by mum... Love Wayne&Jakey

Terry Campbell

March 13, 2014

I love you Dad

Cherie Criasia (Martin)

March 8, 2014

Keith, I am sorry to hear about your dad. I worked with him at Tobey and he was such a nice man. We used to play jokes on each other.. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.

Connie Bassett

February 27, 2014

To Keith and the entire family, I am so sad for your loss. He was a hardworking good man and he will be missed.

February 27, 2014

To Keith and the entire family I am so sorry for your loss. He was a good hardworking man and will be sadly missed.

Robin and Cathy Grote

February 26, 2014

Michele, you and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers through this difficult time.

Bonnie Lee Lapier

February 26, 2014

Wayne & the rest of your family,
Was so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. He will be missed by many of his fellow postal workers from the plant. Only the passing of time will lessen your sorrow. Remember all the good times you had together and this will help.
Send my deepest sympathy at this very difficult time for your family.

Nina Haskell

February 25, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

The Staff of Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home

February 24, 2014

We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.