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  • Agawam is also known as: West Agawam, West Agawam, Massachusetts, and Hampden County / Agawam city.

  • Agawam tourist attractions include: Six Flags New England.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Carl Beane (announcer).

History

Agawam sits on the western side of the Connecticut River, directly across from the City of Springfield, Massachusetts. It is considered part of the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is contiguous with the Knowledge Corridor area, the 2nd largest metropolitan area in New England. Agawam contains a subsection, Feeding Hills. Six Flags New England is located in Agawam, on the banks of the Connecticut River. Agawam's ZIP code of 01001 is the lowest number in the continental United States (not counting codes used for specific government buildings such as the IRS). The Indian village originally sited on the west bank of the Connecticut River was known as Agawam, or Agawanus, Aggawom, Agawom, Onkowam, Igwam, and Auguam. It is variously speculated to mean "unloading place" and "fishcuring place", perhaps in reference to fish at Agawam Falls being unloaded from canoes for curing on the flats at the mouth of the Westfield River. Ipswich, Massachusetts was also known as Agawam during much of the 17th century, after the English name for the Agawam tribe of northeastern...

The official website for the city of Agawam is http://www.agawam.ma.us/.

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Agawam Obituaries

It was disclosed by Agawam Advertiser News on November 27th, 2014 that Leona R Booska (Kampschroer) passed on in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Ms. Booska was 102 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Leona R's life.

It was noted on October 2nd, 2014 that Elio H Scherpa passed on in Brunswick, Maine.  Scherpa was 91 years old and was born in Agawam, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elio H's life.

It was revealed by Agawam Advertiser News on September 25th, 2014 that Joan Patricia Leary (McIntyre) perished in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Ms. Leary was 82 years old and was born in West Hartford, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joan Patricia's life.

It was written by Agawam Advertiser News on September 18th, 2014 that Emily Cecchi (Dynia) passed on in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Ms. Cecchi was 67 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Emily's life.

It was written by Agawam Advertiser News on August 28th, 2014 that Giuseppe "Joe" Scuderi perished in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Scuderi was 89 years old and was born in Francavilla, .  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Giuseppe "Joe"'s life.

It was noted by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on June 17th, 2014 that C Russell Kingdon perished in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Kingdon was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor C Russell's life.

It was reported by Agawam Advertiser News on June 12th, 2014 that Stewart R Safford passed away in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Safford was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Stewart R's life.

It was revealed by Agawam Advertiser News on May 29th, 2014 that Leona Masi (Remillard) passed away in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Leona's life.

It was noted by Agawam Advertiser News on April 3rd, 2014 that Jeannette V Labelle (Bissonnette) perished in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Ms. Labelle was 104 years old and was born in Pawtucket, RI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeannette V's life.

It was disclosed by Agawam Advertiser News on February 27th, 2014 that Mark John Wallberg died in Agawam, Massachusetts.  Wallberg was 55 years old and was born in Hibbing, MN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mark John's life.

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Wildwood Cemetery

Wildwood Cemetery invites you to experience a natural New England resting place for people you really care about. We are a spacious, non-profit private cemetery on former country farm land, uniquely nestled into the former fields and the mixed...

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Agawam Center Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Agawam, WA 98185

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Theres something wicked going on at Six Flags New England in Agawam where thrills by day and frights by ... and $6 for those 14 and under to travel along the route where a cemetery once stood. For more information, call (860) 627-6540.
http://www.masslive.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2010/10/halloween_weekend_events_aroun.html

George Erush, 83, World War II veteran
Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, 1390 Main St., Agawam, MA 01001. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heritage Hall East, B. Wing, 464 Main St., Agawam MA 01001. There are no calling hours. The Boucher-O'Brien Funeral Home is handling his arrangements.
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/27/george-erush-83-wwii-veteran

Philip Mercure, veteran, handyman, sports fan
Burial with military honors will be held at the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Agawam at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Hampshire County Dialysis Center, 84 Conz St., Northampton, MA 01060. Pease and Gay Funeral ...
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/28/philip-mercure-veteran-handyman-sports-fan

Obituaries published Oct. 30
Private burial will be held at a later date in the Stevens Corner Cemetery, Rehoboth. In lieu of flowers, Mr. Lund's family has requested that donations in his memory be made to the Chartley Methodist Church, 78 South Worcester St., Norton, MA 02766.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/02/obituaries/8172629.txt

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Agawam cemetery
The Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery in Agawam contains 61 acres of land. ... The main entrance gate at the state veterans' cemetery in Agawam. ...
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Agawam Cemetery
Agawam Cemetery. Wareham, Massachusetts. The following site is a listing of those buried in Agawam Cemetery associated with photographs of their ...
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