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“Flo was a dear soprano in my choir at First Lutheran, of which I'm the Director. I always loved watching her face has she sang in church...she was...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Lastowski - Holyoke, MA

“Auntie Flo,So sad to hear you are no longer with us, but we know you had a full life and many friends and family that will sorely miss you. Our...Read More »
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“Dear Deb and family,So sorry for your loss. Heaven has gained another angel. Sending you hugs. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Carol Kelliher - South Hadley, MA

“To Flo's family, I worked with Flo at the butcher shop for quite a while. We worked hard but also had a lot of laughs. She was a wonderful woman and...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Nancy Clark - Rochdale, MA

“I will miss ur laughter and ur friendship flo ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Hale - So hadley, MA

“I WILL miss you flo your friend JEAN ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“My heart goes out to the family of Florence. A candle has gone out. The joy this woman brought to all that knew her made her a treasure. I had the...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ann LeBlanc - Holyoke, MA

“May her memory be eternal. With heartfelt sympathy and love, Patty, Mark and Michael Peters ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Patty Peters


HOLYOKE
Florence Ann (Kurtz) Miller, 88, of Holyoke, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at her home. She was born in Holyoke, daughter of the late Adam and Magdelena (Stonina) Kurtz and was educated in the local schools. Florence was a retired cafeteria worker for the Holyoke Public Schools, and worshipped at First Lutheran Church, where she was a member of the church choir. A lifelong resident of Holyoke, Florence enjoyed spending time at the Holyoke Senior Center. She also liked to cook and bake. She was the widow of Paul H. Miller. Florence is survived by three children: Darlene A. Butler and husband Michael of Lexington SC, Debra P. Girard and husband George of Holyoke, and Rev. Steven P. Miller and wife Jennifer of Ramah CO, three grandchildren: Lyndsey Rawl and husband Stan, Jamie Girard and Leslie Girard, two great grandchildren: Hunter and Hadley Rawl, a brother John Kurtz of Lacona NY, and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Florence was predeceased by a brother, Fred Kurtz and a sister Helen Bluemer. All services will be private. Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to The Westfield Homeless Cat Project, 124 East Mountain Road, Westfield, MA 01085 or the Holyoke Council on Aging, 291 Pine Street, Holyoke, MA 01040.