Places

  • Holyoke is also known as: Hampden County / Holyoke city.

  • Holyoke tourist attractions include: Mountain Park.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Bob Goodlatte (politician and lawyer), Billy Mitchell (gamer), Art Adams (cartoonist and illustrator), Mitch Epstein (photographer and journalist), Mike LaPlante (coach), Melanie Kinnaman (actor and dancer), and Michael Berresse (actor and dancer).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Holyoke Transcript-Telegram.

History

As of the 2010 Census, the city had a population of 39,880. Sitting only 8 miles north of the major city of Springfield, Massachusetts, Holyoke is considered part of the Springfield Metropolitan Area - one of the two distinct metropolitan areas in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Its rectilinear grid pattern is notable in Western Massachusetts, where few roads are straight. The city's advantageous location on the Connecticut River - the largest river in New England - beside Hadley Falls, the river's steepest drop (60 feet), attracted the Boston Associates, who had successfully developed Lowell, Massachusetts' textile industry. From the late 19th century until the mid-20th century, Holyoke was the world's biggest paper manufacturer. The elaborate Holyoke Canal System, a system of canals built to power paper and textile mills, distinguishes it from...

The official website for the city of Holyoke is http://www.holyoke.org/.

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Holyoke Obituaries

It was reported by Arizona Republic on November 11th, 2015 that Kirsten Ann Sandner (Ohlin) died in Arizona.  Ms. Sandner was 56 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kirsten Ann's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 27th, 2015 that Marjory Ramsdell (Dillon) passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Ramsdell was 90 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marjory's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on August 30th, 2015 that James Nicholas "Jim" Harbilas passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Harbilas was 93 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Nicholas "Jim"'s life.

It was written by Centralia Sentinel on July 7th, 2015 that Shirley Ann Harlow (Sullivan) perished in Mt Vernon, Illinois.  Ms. Harlow was 75 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Ann's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on March 11th, 2015 that Kerry Milutin passed away in Michigan.  Milutin was 72 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Kerry's life.

It was revealed by Register Guard on February 14th, 2015 that Glenn W Syrek passed on in Springfield, Oregon.  Syrek was 57 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Glenn W's life.

It was disclosed by Register Guard on February 14th, 2015 that Glenn W Syrek passed away in Springfield, Oregon.  Syrek was 57 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Glenn W's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on January 12th, 2015 that William E Wynn passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Wynn was 91 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William E's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 11th, 2015 that George G Jr Teren died in Venice, Florida.  Teren was 88 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George G Jr's life.

It was written by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on January 10th, 2015 that Phyllis Sophie Taylor (Milewski) died in Holyoke, Massachusetts.  Ms. Taylor was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Phyllis Sophie'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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Holyoke, WA 98185

Holyoke Cemetery News

Maria Zieja, 90, of Chicopee
South Hadley followed by a funeral Mass in Mater Dolorosa Church, Holyoke at 10 a.m., and burial in Mater Dolorosa Cemetery in South Hadley ... 113 Hampden St., Holyoke, MA, 01040, to Mater Dolorosa Church, 25 Maple St., Holyoke, MA, 01040 or to the ...
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/11/04/maria-zieja-90-chicopee

Karol Kosior, 87, of Easthampton
Burial will be in the St. Stanislaus Cemetery. All are in Easthampton. Memorial gifts can be made to American Cancer Society, 59 Bobala Road, Holyoke, MA 01040.
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/29/karol-kosior-87-easthampton

Sean P. O'Connell
He was born in Holyoke on May 27, 1967, the son of Paul and Marlene (Baxter) O'Connell. He was a 1985 graduate of Greenfield High School and received his bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1991. Also, he ...
http://www.recorder.com/story.cfm?id_no=8105260

Richard H. Vrona 1940-2010
He passed into Eternal Life from Renaissance Manor on Cabot in Holyoke surrounded ... Chicopee, MA 01020. His burial with Military Honors will be private at the convenience of the family at Notre Dame Cemetery in South Hadley. His family has requested that ...
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101026/NEWS03/10260329

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Smith's Ferry Cemetery
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