Stella M. Kaleta

Westfield – Stella M. (Fialkoski) Kaleta, 97, died Saturday, July 29, 2017 in a local nursing home. She was born in Hadley on July 9, 1920 to the late Anthony and Anna (Kuziemka) Fialkoski. She grew up in Hadley and attended Hopkins Academy. She had been a resident of Westfield for the past 75 years. She worked at Old Colony Envelope Co. for 33 years and retired in 1982. Stella was a parishioner of Holy Trinity Church. She enjoyed gardening, crocheting and birds. She married her husband Arthur J. Kaleta in 1943 in Hadley, Ma. He pre-deceased her in 2010. She leaves her daughter Sally A. Weatherwax and husband Wayne of Westfield. Her son William J. Kaleta and wife Carol of Westfield, her grandchildren: Cindy Weatherwax, John Weatherwax ,and Jason and Eric Kaleta, her great-grandchildren: Cassidy Glaiel, Emily, Allison, Kiernan and Patrick Kaleta. The funeral for Stella will be held on Thursday August 3rd at 10:00 am in Holy Trinity Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be held at the Firtion-Adams Funeral Service, 76 Broad Street, Westfield Thursday before the Mass from 8:30 am till 9:30 am. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Stella may be made to a charity of one’s choice. 

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