Online Obituaries


Micheal P. Quirk

October 1, 2019

Michael P. Quirk, 93, of Chicopee, passed peacefully on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke. Mike was born in Holyoke on January 1, 1926 and raised in Chicopee. He was the son of the late Michael P. Quirk, Sr. and Mary B. (Bre

Stefie A. Wcislo (Swol)

September 22, 2019

Stefie A. (Swol) Wcislo, 99, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 22, 2019. She was born on February 9, 1920 in Chicopee, Mass. to Felix and Nellie Swol. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 57 years, John Wcislo and by her sister, Phy


Timothy S. Keene

September 13, 2019

Timothy S. Keene, 57, died on September 13, 2019 in TN. He was co-owner of NAPA Old School Auto Parts in TN. Timothy was born on January 5, 1962 in Springfield and lived in North Carolina before moving to Tennessee. He was a member of the Air Nationa

Adella F. Boratis (Pasterczyk)

August 25, 2019

Adella F. (Pasterczyk) Boratis, 97, of Chicopee, died on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Care One at Redstone in East Longmeadow. She was born on December 25, 1921 in Holyoke and was the daughter of the late Jan and Franciszka (Hejnar) Pasterczyk. Adella


Walter J. Ros

August 18, 2019

Walter J. Ros, 78, passed away Sunday August 18, 2019. Walter was born in Springfield, the son of the late Walter and Anna (Kos) Rosch. He graduated from Chicopee High School and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the Unive

Estelle L. Gozgit (Liberty)

August 12, 2019

Estelle L. (Liberty) Gozgit, 85, of Chicopee, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 12, 2019 at home. She was born on February 12, 1934 in Chicopee and was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Ada J. (Senecal) Liberty. Better known to her loved

Frances A. Trembley (Aras)

August 1, 2019

Frances A. (Aras) Trembley, 75, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, August 1, 2019. She was a retired clerk at Mass Mutual. Frances was born on July 21, 1944 in Chicopee and was the daughter of the late Frank and Adella (Jaworek) Aras. She was a communica

Ruth J. O’Connor

July 10, 2019

Ruth J. O’Connor, 93, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2019 in Springfield, where she lived most of her life. She was predeceased by her parents, Charles J. O'Connor and Ruth F. O'Connor. Ruth had a creative spirit. She was a painter, an accompli

Paul J. Golba

July 7, 2019

Paul J. Golba, 53 of Chicopee, passed peacefully at home on Sunday, July 7, 2019. He was born on March 22, 1966 in Holyoke, MA. Paul was the son of Dolores (Ahmed) Golba and the late Edward Golba, Sr. Paul graduated from Chicopee High School in 1984.

Jennie L. Pietras (Karpinski)

July 6, 2019

Jennie L. (Karpinski) Pietras, 90, of Chicopee, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at home with family by her side. She was a custodian at St. Stanislaus School for many years. Jennie was born on June 24, 1929 in the Indian Orchard section of Spri