Online Obituaries

Beatrice Rose Puglise

November 21, 2015

Beatrice Rose Puglise, 59, passed away suddenly on Saturday, November 21, 2015 leaving her longtime partner in crime, Michael Gossman. Beatrice was the daughter of Andrew J. and Phyllis (DeCaprio) Puglise. She is survived by her brothers, Andrew Pug

William E. Wilk

November 18, 2015

William E. “Shrimp” Wilk, 70, of Chicopee, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at home. He was a retired City of Chicopee Police Officer.  Bill was born September 22, 1945 and raised in Chicopee.  He was the son of the late J

Ronald R. Zajchowski

November 18, 2015

Ronald R. Zajchowski, 81, formerly of Chicopee, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at Largo Medical Center in Largo.  He was born in Chicopee on May 11, 1934. Ronald went into the Army, straight out of high school. After his service to his

Joan D. Zaitchik (Kagan)

November 16, 2015

Joan D. (Kagan) Zaitchik, 74, of Chicopee, died on Monday, November 16, 2015 at Willimansett Center East in Chicopee.  She was a retired insurance agent for various agencies.  Joan was born on March 15, 1941 in Chicopee and was the daughter of the

Denise Heath (Fotiathis)

November 14, 2015

Denise (Fotiathis) Heath, 60, of Springfield MA, passed away November 14, 2015. She was born March 31, 1955 in Springfield, MA. Denise was the daughter of the late Joanne Axiotis and the late Pauline and John Fotiathis. She is predeceased by a dau

Robert E. Lonczak

October 26, 2015

Robert E. Lonczak, 70, of Chicopee, died on Monday, October 26, 2015 at the Elaine Center at Hadley.  He was born June 25, 1945 in Chicopee, and was the son of the late Edmund and Stefania (Litwin) Lonczak.  Robert was a 1963 graduate of Chicopee H

Janet Marilyn Case (Jazab)

October 26, 2015

Janet Marilyn (Jazab) Case, was a lifelong resident of Chicopee and a long-time member of First Central Baptist Church. She passed away unexpectedly Monday, October 26, 2015. Born on October 30, 1942 she was the second of the three Jazab girls who up

Margaret E. Matroni (Tourville)

October 20, 2015

Margaret E. (Tourville) Matroni, 75, of Chicopee, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. She was a crisis counselor at Crossroads and Mt. Tom Institute and was also case

Edwin R. Serafin

October 12, 2015

Edwin R. Serafin, 90, of Chicopee, died on Monday, October 12, 2015 at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke.  He was a retired machinist at the former American Bosch Arma Corp. in Springfield.  Edwin was born on September 15, 1925 in Chicopee and was a

James Edward Duncan

October 1, 2015

James Edward Duncan, 52, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield.  He was born in Springfield on October 15, 1962.  James was the son of the late John I. and Catherine (Drummatter) Duncan. He is survive