Online Obituaries

William S. Midura

July 24, 2017

William S. Midura, 76, of Springfield, died on July 24, 2017 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. He was a machinist at Avery Dennison Corp. in Holyoke. William was born on May 29, 1941 in Holyoke and was the son of the late Peter S. and Charlo

Claire P. Isabelle (Mathieu)

July 18, 2017

Claire P. (Mathieu) Isabelle, 88, of Chicopee, died on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Wingate at West Springfield, with her family by her side. She was a retired thirty five year pager at Avery Dennison Chicopee. Claire was born on May 13, 1929 in


Peter T. Ejsmont, SR.

July 16, 2017

Peter T. Ejsmont, Sr., 68, of Chicopee, died on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at home. He was born on April 23, 1949 in Coburg, Germany. Peter was the son of Erika (Gedig) Ejsmont of Springfield and the late Jan Ejsmont. He was a Marine during the Vietnam Wa

Peter T. Ejsmont, Sr.

July 16, 2017

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE will be held for Peter T. Ejsmont, Sr. on Thursday, August 3, 2017 from 6 to 8 pm at the Cierpial Memorial Funeral Home on 61 Grape St. in Chicopee Center. Peter died on July 16, 2017.


Ernest A. Stuetzel

July 15, 2017

Ernest A. “Ernie” Stuetzel, 79, of Springfield, died on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield. He was a chef at the Crestview Country Club in Agawam and at various other restaurants. Ernie was also a butcher at Arnold’s

Donald F. Isabelle

July 13, 2017

Donald F. Isabelle, 86, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Wingate at West Springfield with his family by his side. He was born in Holyoke on October 10, 1930 and was the son of the late Leopold and Anna (Ostiguy) Isabelle. Donald was a

Wanda Skurka (Kopyt)

July 12, 2017

Wanda (Kopyt) Skurka, 89, of Chicopee, died on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Wingate at South Hadley. She was born on October 31, 1927 in Poland and was the daughter of the late Peter and Bronislawa (Wnek) Kopyt.  Wanda was a retired office assistant

Helen Forman (Lacus)

July 12, 2017

Helen Forman, age 99, passed away peacefully in her sleep in the Memory Care unit of MapleWood at Brewster in the town of Brewster, Massachusetts. She was one month away from her 100th birthday. Helen was predeceased by her parents, Frank and Catheri

Stella B. Czelusniak (Midura)

July 3, 2017

Stella B. (Midura) Czelusniak, age 99, of Chicopee, passed away peacefully at home on July 3rd, 2017. She was born on November 17, 1917 in Chicopee to Stanley and Bertha (Pietras) Midura and lived her entire life there. In 1935, she graduated from Ch

Rita M. Gosselin (Gagnon)

July 2, 2017

Rita M. (Gagnon) Gosselin, 100, died on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Wingate at East Longmeadow. Rita was born on February 24, 1917 in the Fairview section of Chicopee and was the daughter of the late Arthur J. and Juliette (Lacroix) Gagnon. She worked at