Emil C. Masi

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“Dear Eleanor and family, we were so sad to hear from Dana that Emil had passed away. He was such a lovely person - a big man with a big heart. We...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Anne & Paddy Carton - UM

“Dear Eleanor & Family,We are so sorry for your loss. It is clear from these comments that Emil touched many lives during his time on this earth. ...Read More »
2 of 30 | Posted by: Bob & Marilyn Giles - Kennebunk, ME

“Eleanor and family,We are so saddened by the loss of Emil. He was such a good friend to my husband John. He always lit up a room with his vibrant...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: John, Sue Krom - North Charleston, SC

“Dear Masi Family, Our thoughts are with you during this difficult and sad time. We feel very fortunate to have known Emil. He was a very caring...Read More »
4 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Eleanor and family,Ogunquit and ALL SAINTS CHHURCH will miss this wonderful, friendly, caring man as i'm sure you all will. You have to have...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“It's hard to put into words what Jim and I are feeling right now. Emil had a great connection with everyone he met. It was immediate. We became...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Marianne and Jim Eckl - Rochester, NY

“As I begin with Emil was my favorite uncle, I realize he was really my only uncle. Emil was always one of if not my only favorite adult to see at...Read More »
7 of 30 | Posted by: Patti Kennedy - Needham, MA

“Our Dear Eleanor and Family, Our hearts are heavy learning the news of Emil's passing. He was such a sweet soul whose love and compassion knew no...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Re Pruyn Deborah Bottomley - MA

“My sincere condolences to the Masi family. Masi (as most of us students called him) was my all time favorite teacher and wonderful man. I had him as...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“Prayers for the family. He taught us well. Red Raiders for Life! ”
10 of 30 | Posted by: Rhonda Hall - Springfield, MA

“To the Masi family, we send you all our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy.Having Emil as our neighbor was a gift. His kindness and caring ...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“You will be missed Emil!!! Within 5 minutes of meeting you on Naples beach I knew you were one of God's special people!I felt I have known you my...Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: Michael Pavone - Rochester, NY

“I fondly remember my teacher. He was a great man. I am sorry for your loss ”
13 of 30 | Posted by: A Student - Springfield, MA

“Mr. Masi, Thank you for being an Amazing Coach, and Mentor! I wouldn't know where I would be today without your Influence!!!I Love you and will Miss...Read More »
14 of 30 | Posted by: Jose Cabrera-Fuentes - Dallas, TX

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
15 of 30 | Posted by: James H. Baab Sr - Royalston, MA

“To the Mazie family: He fought the good fight, he kept the faith. Emile was never without a beautiful smile. For all of you life changes in an...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Kathleen Flynn - SoDennis, Ma, MA

“To all the Masi family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss, I met your Dad, father-in -law, grandfather, a few times, he was a great guy, with a...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear about Emil he was one of the best persons we ever knew We enjoyed every moment that we spent with him. Our sincere condolences to...Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: John & Gail Goodenow - MA

“Eleanor,Sending my deepest sympathy on your loss. Keep all your memories close during this difficult time. ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: Pat Cove (Zaborowski) - Agawam, MA

“Dear Emil we are so sad that you had to leave so soon. You were one brave soul...so admired your courage this past year...you sure knew how to live...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Steve and Pat Donovan - Bourne, MA

“Mark and family, So sorry for the loss of your Dad. May God give you the strength as you grieve for him through the coming difficult days. May...Read More »
21 of 30 | Posted by: Linda Bengle - Westfield, MA

“Words can describe how very saddened we are for your loss. Emil touched my family, and friends on Naples Beach with his infectious laughter outgoing...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Jim & Jodi Eckl - Rochester, NY

“To the Masi Family: Our heartfelt condolences go out to you all for the loss of your precious husband, father, grandfather and uncle. We will miss...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: Jo-Ann Eichelroth - Boston, MA

“Eleanor and family - Our deepest sympathy to all of you. What a kind gentle soul Emil was. Always so friendly and with a smile. Heaven has gained...Read More »
24 of 30 | Posted by: Fran Helms - Ogunquit, ME

“And the good old John Boyle suppers you and Baslie and T Ryan sat in front of use you guys sure loved the wine as you said to Scotty Brown you...Read More »
25 of 30 | Posted by: Peter DAmario Spfld Ma / Wells Me

“We will always remember when Emil took us for a boat ride from Perkin's Cove along the Ogunquit coastline. We have to remember the good times. Our...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Fred , Pat,& Mike Montesi - MA

“A great man I will never forget when he took me and my wife and kids on his boat and my wife's uncle and aunt Scotty and Liz just drove by your...Read More »
27 of 30 | Posted by: Peter DAmario

“My sincere sympathy on the loss of a wonderful man. May his memory be for a blessing to you and your family! He will be missed and remembered... ”
28 of 30 | Posted by: Mark Jackowitz - Longmeadow, MA

“In memory of one of the kindest, most generous, fun hearted person we have met. Emil's warmth, smile and infectious laugh will live on in the hearts...Read More »
29 of 30 | Posted by: Doreen and Jesse - Ogunquit, ME

“Mark and Family, my deepest condolences to you and your family, sending hugs and lots of prayers ”
30 of 30 | Posted by: Kim Connery - Feeding Hillls, MA

Emil was born on April 11, 1942 and passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

Emil was a resident of West Springfield, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

Emil lived most of his life in West Springfield and graduated from West Springfield High School in 1960 and later graduated from American International College and Western New England University.

Following cremation, Memorial Visitation will be held in the Toomey-O'Brien Funeral Home, 1043 Westfield St., West Springfield, MA on Sunday, Sept. 10th from 2:00-5:00PM. A Memorial mass will be celebrated in Sacred Heart Church, 395 Chestnut St., Springfield on Monday at 11:00AM. Interment will be private. There is also a Memorial Mass scheduled for Saturday, September 16th in St. Mary's Church, 236 Eldridge Road, Wells, Maine at 11:00AM.