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 noted by Tampa Tribune on April 22nd, 2016 that Ann E Cains (Kettering) died in Sebring, Florida.  Ms. Cains was 73 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ann E's life.

It was revealed on January 18th, 2016 that Daniel Wallace Lee died in Holyoke, Massachusetts.  Lee was 87 years old and was born in Middletown, CT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Daniel Wallace's life.

It was revealed 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 share your condolences and honor Kirsten Ann's life.

It was noted on November 4th, 2015 that Charles Lewis Williams passed away in Holyoke, Massachusetts.  Williams was 84 years old and was born in Gadsden, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles Lewis's life.

It was noted 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 express your sorrow and honor Marjory's life.

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

It was written by The Herald on July 12th, 2015 that Eugene John Kurnik passed away in Washington.  Kurnik was 83 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Eugene John's life.

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

It was revealed on April 6th, 2015 that Monica Daniels (Kavanaugh) passed on in Middletown, Connecticut.  Ms. Daniels was 78 years old and was born in Holyoke, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Monica's life.

It was disclosed by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on April 2nd, 2015 that Louis J "Lou" Majka passed on in Holyoke, Massachusetts.  Majka was 96 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Louis J "Lou"'s life.

All Funeral Homes in Holyoke

Springfield Cemetery

Springfield Cemetery is a non-sectarian cemetery located on Maple Street in Springfield, Massachusetts. The Springfield Cemetery has been dedicated to serving the families and funeral directors of Western Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut...

St Stanislaus Cemetery

St. Stanislaus is an active parish community founded in 1891; that is, ministered by the Conventual Franciscan Friars of the Province of St. Anthony of Padua, the Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; and the Franciscan Sisters of St....

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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Forestdale Cemetery Association
304 Cabot St
Holyoke, MA 01041

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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