HOLYOKE: Aurora Ann “Babe” (Hull) Tkacz, 97, of Holyoke, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at the Holyoke Health Care Center. A lifelong resident of Holyoke, she was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Parish. Survived by four sons: Louis Jr., Martin, Gary and Michael; many grandchildren and great grandchildren, and a special friend Linda Odabashian. Aurora was predeceased by a daughter, Barbara Odabashian. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, June 6th at 11:00 a.m. in the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street. Burial will be private. A calling hour will be held Wednesday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospital, 516 Carew Street, Springfield MA 01104.