Olive DurocherDecember 10, 1922 ~ June 7, 2017 (age 94)
WESTFIELD: Olive C. Durocher, 94, of Westfield, died on June 7, 2017 at Holyoke Health Care Center after a lengthy illness. Born in Holyoke on December 10,1922, she was the daughter of the late William and Maria (Shanks) Currie. Olive graduated from Holyoke High School in 1941. She was employed as the Secretary of the First Presbyterian Church in Holyoke from 1958-1972. She is predeceased by her husband, Russell A. Durocher and her son Russell B. Durocher. Olive is survived by her sister Erlene (Currie) Ducharme of Holyoke, her daughter Lynne Pilgrim of Westfield, her granddaughter Alison Alger of Granby, CT and her two great grandchildren, Cailyn and Cole Alger and several nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 11:00am in the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street. Burial will follow in Forestdale Cemetery, both in Holyoke. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 10:30am to 11:00am Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Olive to Springfield Rescue Mission, 10 Mill St., Springfield, MA 01108 or First Presbyterian Church, 160 West State St., Granby, MA 01033.