Holyoke Obituaries

Holyoke Obituaries

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  • Monday | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Eileen J. Graham

    She was born August 23, 1922, in Holyoke, MA, the daughter of Peter and Helen Brennan. She married Jerry Graham on May 28, 1946, in Holyoke, MA at Sacred Heart Church.

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  • Thursday Oct 11 | via Iobserve 

    OBITUARY: Deacon Terrance O'Connell

    Deacon Terrance J. "Terry" O'Connell, 77, of the East Forest Park section of Springfield, died Oct. 9 at Baystate Medical Center, here. He served the Springfield Diocese most recently as a chaplain at Providence Place, Mary's Meadow, Providence Hospital and Brightside for Families and Children, all in Holyoke.

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  • Sep 11, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    US marks 9/11 with somber tributes, new monument to ...

    Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring threat of terrorism in the nation's biggest city. Thousands of 9/11 victims' relatives, survivors, rescuers and others are expected at Tuesday's anniversary ceremony at the World Trade Center, while President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will head to the two other places where hijacked planes crashed on Sept.

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  • Sep 7, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Mac Miller, who collaborated with rap royalty, dies ...

    FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2015 file photo, rapper Mac Miller performs at The Fillmore in Philadelphia. Miller, the platinum hip-hop star whose rhymes vacillated from party raps to lyrics about depression and dru... .

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  • Sep 7, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Dallas officer in wrong apartment fatally shoots nei...

    Authorities are seeking a manslaughter warrant for a Dallas police officer who shot and killed a neighbor after she said she mistook his apartment for her own, police said Friday. It was not clear what the officer may have said to 26-year-old Botham Jean after entering his home late Thursday.

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  • Sep 7, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Boogie Nights star Burt Reynolds dies at 82

    Look, we know that this weekend is the literal kickoff of the new football season, but you can get all the sanctioned violence between celebs right on your TV, too! Actress Piper Perabo was arrested Tuesday morning in Washington, D.C., while protesting at the Senate confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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  • Sep 6, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Arlington Cemetery opens new section with Civil War ...

    6, 2018. The soldiers... . The 3rd Infantry Regiment, also known as the Old Guard, casket teams place the remains of two unknown Civil War Union soldiers at their graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.,Thursday, Sept.

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  • Sep 6, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at ...

    Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, died Thursday. He was 92. DeVos was born in Grand Rapids, not far from Ada, the community about 140 miles west of Detroit where he later lived and died.

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  • Sep 6, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Longtime NHL forward "Ab" McDonald dies at 82

    Alvin Brian "Ab" McDonald, who played 14 NHL seasons and scored the Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Chicago Blackhawks in 1961, has died. He was 82. McDonald died Tuesday night, according to Blackhawks.

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  • Sep 1, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Police: 1 dead, 7 wounded in Cleveland nightclub sho...

    Police say a 31-year-old woman has been fatally shot and seven people wounded in a nightclub shooting in Cleveland. A Cleveland police spokeswoman says officers were called to Club X-Rated, near downtown, around 1 a.m. Saturday and found the woman with a gunshot wound to the head.

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  • Aug 31, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    The Latest: Franklin funeral bishop apologizes to Gr...

    The bishop who officiated Aretha Franklin's funeral is apologizing to Ariana Grande for how he touched her onstage and a joke he made about her name. Bishop Charles H. Ellis III led Franklin's funeral on Friday and awkwardly greeted Grande on stage after she performed " A Natural Woman."

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  • Aug 30, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    AP Essay: Aretha Franklin, John McCain and the 1960s

    McCain, 81, died at his ranch in Arizona after a yearlong battle... . FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2000, file photo, confetti falls on Republican presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and his wife, Cindy, at the end of their 114th New Hampshire town hall meeting with voters at the Pe... .

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  • Aug 30, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Aretha Franklin farewells continue at her father's c...

    Franklin died Aug. 16, 2018 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76. . Sharon Napoleon holds a program as she stands outside a viewing for legendary singer Aretha Franklin at New Bethel Baptist Church Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Detroit.

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  • Aug 30, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Paul Taylor, giant of modern dance, dead at 88 in Ne...

    Paul Taylor, a towering figure in American modern dance who, in a career that spanned more than six decades, created a vast body of work that reflected both the giddy highs and the depraved lows of the human condition, has died. He was 88. Spokeswoman Lisa Labrado tells The Associated Press that Taylor died Wednesday at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan.

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  • Aug 30, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    After church service, McCain to depart Arizona for l...

    The celebration of Sen. John McCain's life as a former prisoner of war and maverick politician enters a second day with a church service and a military salute before his casket departs his adopted state of Arizona for the U.S. Capitol. A motorcade with McCain's remains leaves Thursday morning from the Arizona Capitol, where McCain has been lying in state so thousands of people could say goodbye.

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  • Aug 28, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    The Latest: Sorority hosts packed tribute to Aretha ...

    Aretha Franklin will lie at the museum for two days before her funeral... . FILE-- In this Oct. 31, 2005 file photo, the casket carrying Rosa Parks lies inside the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.

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  • Aug 28, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Chicago fire claims 10th kid as agency probes neglec...

    Several people were killed in the fire including multiple children. . This Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, photo shows damaged buildings at the scene of a fatal fire that killed several people including multiple children in Chicago.

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  • Aug 27, 2018 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    McCain's final statement: Americans have 'more in co...

    McCain, 81, died at his ranch in Arizona after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. . Joe Gruber, of Anthem, Ariz., holds an American flag at an overpass along Interstate 17 as he and dozens of others wait for the procession with the hearse carrying the late Arizona Sen. John McCain, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018,... .

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  • Aug 24, 2018 | via IBerkshires 

    Alan J. Keefe Jr., 49

    Alan Joseph Keefe Jr., 49, of Joseph Drive, died Friday, August 24, 2018, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. He was born in Holyoke, Mass., on January 5, 1969, the son of Alan and Barbara Roberts Keefe.

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  • Oct 16, 2017 | via CBS 3 Springfield 

    Final farewells to Sen. John McCain begin at Arizona...

    Family, friends and constituents will gather Wednesday at Arizona's Capitol to pay their respects to Sen. John McCain, the first of two days of services here before he departs the state he has represented since the 1980s. A private ceremony will be held Wednesday morning at the Arizona State Capitol Museum rotunda, where McCain will lie in state.

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