Linda M. (Lafleche) Chirgwin

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  • "R.I.P.Linda!"
    - george kopacz
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    - Parkers
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    - Marcia Gagnon-Borucki
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NORTH HATFIELD - Linda M. (Lafleche) Chirgwin, 55, of pantry Road, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at her home following a valiant battle with cancer.

Born in Northampton, Linda was the daughter of Richard and Emily (Sears) Lafleche. She was educated in Northampton schools and was a 1976 graduate of Northampton High School.

Until her illness, Linda was the computer systems coordinator of Smith College. In 1993 she married the love of her life William Chirgwin of Hatfield. She was predeceased by her beloved husband in 2001.

Survivors, besides her parents, are her sister Cheryl and her husband David Brennan of South Portland, Maine; a brother Donald and his wife Karen of Florence; a brother Robert and his wife Renee of Chicopee; step-son Keith Chirgwin; step-daughter Sherry Chirgwin and step-grandson Billy Chirgwin; many nieces and nephews; and a very wide circle of close friends.

Calling hours will be Thursday, Aug. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Czelusniak Funeral Home, 173 North St., Northampton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, Aug. 8, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace Church, School Street, Hatfield. Burial will be private.

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Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on Aug. 6, 2014