Effie Ida Masi, 81 of Seneca Falls, NY passed away peacefully Monday
afternoon , September 24,2018 at Hildebrandt Hospice Care Center in
Greece,NY, with her loving niece, Loretta at her side.
She was born in Newark, NY the daughter of the late Fred and Carrie Fry
Haynes and had been an area resident for most of her life. Effie retired
from Dunn & McCarthy Shoe Co., after more than 24 years of employment.
Effie enjoyed the simpler things in life, like feeding the birds,
squirrels , her beautiful flower beds, which included her favorite flower
the Dahlia . If she wasn't outside enjoying Mother Nature, she could be
found, cooking, baking or working on some intricate embroidered items,
that she would masterfully design. Effie also loved cats and could often
be seen wearing her favorite color ' Red'. She was a wealth of knowledge,
knowing a little about everything, a ' true' storyteller and was often
referred as ' The Museum'. Effie's sense of humor will be sadly missed and
always remembered by her family and friends.
She is survived by her loving niece Loretta Laughlin and her husband Keith
of PA., great nieces Carrie ( Mike) Mann of Rochester and Deidra Haynes
In addition to her parents, Effie as predeceased by her husband James in
2002, a sister Irene Sennett and three brothers DeForest, George and Frank
Calling hours are today ( Wednesday) from 4 to 6 pm in the Pettigrass
Funeral Home. Services are Thursday at 11:00 am at the funeral home, 196
Genesee St.,Auburn. Burial will follow in Soule Cemetery.