Online Obituaries


Charles R. Couture

September 2, 2017

Charles R. Couture, 82, of Chicopee, died on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at home with his family by his side. He was born on April 24, 1935 in Chicopee and was the son of the late Archie and Rose Alma (Garvis) Couture. Charles was a communicant of th

Maria J. Santinello

August 25, 2017

Maria J. Santinello, 43, of Palmer, died at home on Thursday, August 25, 2017. Maria was born on August 3, 1974 in Springfield and was the daughter of Patricia A. (Zarzycki) Santinello and the late William R. Santinello. She is also predeceased by he

Valerya A. Robak (Chmura)

August 18, 2017

Valerya A. “Millie” (Chmura) Robak, 100, of Chicopee, died on Friday, August 18, 2017 at home. She was an expert sewing and tailoring instructor at Chicopee Comprehensive High School and in East Longmeadow. Millie was born on September 16, 1916 i

Jennie C. Trojanowski (Wrzesien)

August 18, 2017

Jennie C. (Wrzesien) Trojanowski, 94, of Chicopee died August 18, 2017 at Loomis House in Holyoke. She was born June 5, 1923, in Chicopee, the daughter of Karolina Madej and John Wrzesien. Jennie was devoted to family. The highlight of her life was t

Adella J. Strycharz (Gruszkos)

August 10, 2017

Adella J. (Gruszkos) Rohan Strycharz, 91, of Chicopee, died peacefully surrounded by her family on August 10, 2017 at Wingate of South Hadley. Adella was born on November 16, 1925 at the family home. She was the daughter of the late William and Mary

Frederick J. Dziewit

August 4, 2017

Frederick J. Dziewit, 90, of Springfield, died on Friday, August 4, 2017 at East Longmeadow Skilled Nursing Center. He was a diesinker at Storms Drop Forge and Moore Drop Forge. Frederick was born on March 12, 1927 in Chicopee Falls and was the son o

Maureen E. Hunt (Kearney)

August 3, 2017

Maureen E. (Kearney) Hunt, 87, a life-long resident of Chicopee, passed away Thursday the 3rd of August at the Wingate Rehabilitation Center in Andover. Born in 1930 in Chicopee to Edward Kearney and Viola (Camerlin) Kearney, she graduated from Chico

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