Online Obituaries

Richard J. Strycharz, Sr.

July 10, 2018

Richard J. Strycharz Sr., 66, of Holyoke, died on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Holyoke Medical Center. He was born on September 11, 1951 in Chicopee and was the son of the late Clemens J. and Sophie K. (Prejsner) Strycharz. Richard is predeceased by his

John T. Kusnierz

June 23, 2018

John T. Kusnierz, Sr., 89, of Westfield, died peacefully on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at his home. He was a helicopter and aerospace inspector at Kaman Aerospace Corporation of Bloomfield, CT. John also worked at the former Warren Thread Co. of Westfie

Katherine LaCasse

June 19, 2018

Katherine LaCasse, 98, of Springfield, died June 19, 2018. She is pre-deceased by her three children and four siblings. Katherine is survived by several generations of grandchildren. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 12 pm

Mary E. Rahilly

June 14, 2018

Mary E. Rahilly, 67, a lifelong resident of Chicopee, passed away on June 14, 2018 at Baystate Medical Center. Born on July 17, 1950, Mary was the daughter of the late Christopher J. and Leonora P. (Sinnott) Rahilly. She graduated from Elms College i

Emily Bousquet (Sypek)

June 14, 2018

Emily (Sypek) Bousquet, 92, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Baystate Wing Hospital in Palmer. She was born January 5, 1926 in Chicopee and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Louise (Kapinos) Sypek. Emily was a communicant of the


John J. Czerwiecki

June 5, 2018

John Joseph Czerwiecki, passed away on Tuesday June 5, 2018. He was 89 years old. John was born at home on Wheatland Avenue in Chicopee on January 13, 1929. At the age of 10, his dad bought him a violin and lessons. Growing up he worked with the loca

Walter T. Opon

May 31, 2018

Walter T. Opon, 78, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at CareOne at Redstone in East Longmeadow. He was an auto mechanic for various dealerships in the area and the City of Springfield. Walter was born on May 4, 1940 in Chicopee and was the

Anne T. Gagnon (Ormston)

May 22, 2018

Anne T. (Ormston) Gagnon, 85, of Chicopee, died at home peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  For three years, Anne fought a courageous battle with Leukemia and congestive heart failure.  Anne was born on August 1, 1

William H. Goodrow

May 13, 2018

William H. Goodrow, 58, of Hampden, died on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at home. He was born on August 11, 1959 in Ludlow. William was the son of Ovela and Lelia (Goewey) Goodrow. He is survived by his sister, Sandra G. Hanson, of Ludlow and his brother, Ro

Robert W. Tuleja

May 11, 2018

Bob Tuleja, 56, of Evergreen, Colorado, died unexpectedly on Friday, May 11, 2018 while visiting his family in Boston. He was an electrical engineer for the Siemens Corporation. Bob was born on June 29, 1961 in Bangor, Maine. He was the son of Elizab