Online Obituaries

Julia B. McCarthy (Miga)

February 18, 2019

Julia B. (Miga) McCarthy, 93, of Venice, FL, passed away on the evening of February 18, 2019. She was a retired clerk for various businesses in the Chicopee Area. Julia was born on October 6, 1925 and was the daughter of the late Walter and Bertha (C

Patricia A. Krzelest

February 17, 2019

Patricia (Pat) A. Krzelest, 83 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday February 17, 2019 at Willimansett Center East in Chicopee. Born March 3, 1935, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Buczek) Krzelest. She was a resident of Chicopee and

Ronald J. Szarek

February 12, 2019

Ronald J. Szarek, 75, of Chicopee, died on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. For forty-nine years, he was the owner of Sharkey’s Restaurant in Chicopee, taking it over in 1961 from his parents. Ronald was born on

Nancy J. Underwood (Galica)

February 6, 2019

Nancy J. (Galica) Underwood, 75, of Chicopee, died peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Mary’s Meadow in Holyoke. Nancy was born on May 14, 1943 and was the daughter of the late Francis and Matilda R. (Skowyra) G

Peter K. Majka

February 2, 2019

Peter K. Majka, 83, of Chicopee, died on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on August 1, 1935 the son of the late Peter and Marcella (Pytka) Majka. Pete was much loved and worked hard throughout his life to

Dorothy A. Leitl (Gilman)

January 30, 2019

Dorothy A. (Gilman) Leitl, 65, of Chicopee, passed away peacefully at home on January 30, 2019. She was employed as a billing clerk at C. A. Smith Lumber in Ludlow. She was born on November 9 1953 in Northampton and the daughter of the late George an


Andre J. Fournier

January 29, 2019

Andre J. Fournier, 83, of Chicopee died on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on May 15, 1935 in North Troy, VT. Andre was the son of the late Bernard and Jeannette (Treault) Fournier. He was a U S Army v

Richard M. Fontaine

January 28, 2019

Richard M. Fontaine, 71, of Chicopee, died from a broken heart on Monday, January 28, 2019, eight months after his wife, Sandra Lee (Kennison) Fontaine died. He was a mechanic for Cummins & Tri State. Richard was born on February 9, 1947 in Sprin

Constance E. Swierk (Simard)

January 27, 2019

Constance “Connie” “Elaine” (Simard) Swierk, 99, a lifelong resident of Chicopee Falls, passed away on January 27, 2019, just four months shy of her 100th birthday on May 20th. She was the beloved wife of the late John J. Swierk and beloved m

Janet J. Comstock (Herzieux)

January 20, 2019

Janet J. (Herzieux) Comstock, 88, of Springfield, died peacefully on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at home. She was employed as a manager at Electric Coil in Springfield. Janet was born on November 26, 1930 in Springfield and was the daughter of the late