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

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jim Matheos (songwriter and musician), Kacey Bellamy (ice hockey player), Matt Bachand (guitarist), Bailey Simone (environmental engineer and environmental consulting), and Alan Pierce (cinematographer and camera operator).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Westfield News.

History

The area was originally inhabited by the Pocomtuc tribe, and was called Woronoco (meaning "the winding land"). Trading houses were built in 1639-40 by settlers from the Connecticut Colony. Massachusetts asserted jurisdiction, and prevailed after a boundary survey. In 1647, Massachusetts made Woronoco part of Springfield, Massachusetts. Land was incrementally purchased from the Indians and granted by the Springfield town meeting to English settlers, beginning in 1658. The area of Woronoco or "Streamfield" began to be permanently settled in the 1660s. In 1669 (OS), "Westfield" was incorporated as an independent town; in 1920, it would be re-incorporated as a city. From its founding until 1725, Westfield was the westernmost settlement in Massachusetts Colony and portions of it fell within the Equivalent lands. Town meetings were held in a church meeting...

The official website for the city of Westfield is http://www.cityofwestfield.org/.

There are currently 10 funeral home listings for the city of Westfield, Massachusetts. Looking for Westfield cemeteries?

Westfield Obituaries

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on January 4th, 2015 that Raymond Arthur Clark perished in Tampa, Florida.  Clark was 79 years old and was born in Westfield, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Raymond Arthur's life.

It was written on August 20th, 2014 that Dominick George "Don" Pardo died in Westfield, Massachusetts.  Pardo was 96 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dominick George "Don"'s life.

It was revealed by The Herald on July 27th, 2014 that Berton S III Chillson passed away in Everett, Washington.  Chillson was 57 years old and was born in Westfield, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Berton S III's life.

It was reported on June 29th, 2014 that Rita Mary Clark (Leduc) passed on in Westfield, Massachusetts.  Ms. Clark was 97 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rita Mary's life.

It was noted on April 20th, 2014 that Catherine A Donais (McCaffrey) passed away in Westfield, Massachusetts.  Ms. Donais was 74 years old and was born in Cranston, RI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Catherine A's life.

It was revealed by Tri-City Herald on March 4th, 2014 that Tina Mae Taley perished in Pasco, Washington.  Taley was 55 years old and was born in Westfield, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Tina Mae's life.

It was reported by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on February 3rd, 2014 that Birger A "Pete" Aldrin died in Westfield, Massachusetts.  Aldrin was 96 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Birger A "Pete"'s life.

It was reported by Norwich Bulletin on December 12th, 2013 that Beatrice A Casey (Rogers) perished in Norwich, Connecticut.  Ms. Casey was 99 years old and was born in Westfield, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Beatrice A's life.

It was noted on September 1st, 2013 that John R McMenemy passed on in Melbourne, Florida.  McMenemy was 66 years old and was born in Westfield, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John R's life.

It was written on August 24th, 2013 that Kathy Ann Chodos perished in Westfield, Massachusetts.  Chodos was 65 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Kathy Ann's life.

All Funeral Homes in Westfield

Beers & Story Funeral Home

Our history dates back to the early 1900's when Bert Beers opened the Bert L. Beers Funeral Home on N. Main Street in Palmer, MA. He operated it as such until Herbert Story was hired shortly after returning from World War II.

Browne Memorial Funeral Chapel

In 1883, J. Francis Browne joined the family home furnishing business serving the Thompsonville section of town. Born into a family of hard workers he took it upon himself to start a second career as a licensed funeral embalmer. From 1883 into...

Kapinos Mazur Funeral Home

As a third-generation family-owned funeral home, we are appreciative of the quality business Stanley and Mary Kapinos started in 1930. Their daughter, Emily grew up in the funeral business and was one of the first women in Massachusetts to obtain...

Somers Funeral Home

Leete-Stevens Family Funeral Homes & Crematory is an independent funeral home that has been owned and operated by the family since 1881.Our continuing tradition is to provide all families who call on us for funeral service with the highest...

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Czelusniak Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
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Firtion Adams Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
Firtion Adams Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
Firtion Adams Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
Firtion Adams Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
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Legacy Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
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Pease & Gay Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
Pine Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
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Robert E Cusack Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185
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St Mary's Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Westfield, WA 98185

Westfield Funeral Home News

Sister Regina Marie Vice, SSJ
The wake and funeral will take place at Mont Marie ... Memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph, 34 Lower Westfield Road, Holyoke, MA 01040-2739. Arrangements entrusted to the Sampson Family Chapels.
http://www.iberianet.com/articles/2010/11/07/people/obituaries/doc4cb5de110c2e6036744696.txt

Florence E. (Rooney) Swanson
Friends may call on Sun-day, October 31, 2010, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the MA-SON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton Street, Westfield, N.Y. Funeral services and burial will be private. Memorials may be made to The Children's Love Fund, PO BOX 91, Lake-wood, NY 14750.
http://post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/574275/Florence-E----Rooney--Swanson.html?nav=5009

Philip Mercure, veteran, handyman, sports fan
(Keyes) Egleston Mercure; his stepdaughter, Cindy, and her husband Robert Turner of Westhampton and their children Michelle Turner and Bobby Turner; his stepson, Scott Egleston and his wife Carrie of Westfield ... MA 01060. Pease and Gay Funeral Home has ...
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/28/philip-mercure-veteran-handyman-sports-fan

Richard Barnas, 70, outdoorsman
The Graham Funeral Home, 18 Adams St., Easthampton, has been entrusted with providing for Richard's care and services. Donations can be made to the VNA Hospice of Cooley Dickinson Hospital, P.O. Box 329, Northampton, MA 01060.
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/27/richard-barnas-70-outdoorsman

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