Originally created 05/15/00

Mrs. Frances Urdzela



HOLYOKE, Mass. - Mrs. Frances C. "Cookie" Skodinska Urdzela, 87, died Saturday, May 13, 2000.

The funeral will be at 8 a.m. Wednesday at Starzyk Funeral Home and at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Mater Dolorosa Church. Burial will be in Mater Dolorosa Church Cemetery, South Hadley.

Mrs. Urdzela, a lifelong resident of Holyoke, was a member of Mater Dolorosa Church.

Survivors include two sons, Walter V. Urdzela, Grovetown, and Frederick A. Urdzela, Holyoke; two daughters, Kathleen Lancaster, Enfield, Conn., and Jacqueline Robinson, East Hampton; and four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Mater Dolorosa Church Rebuilding Fund, 71 Maple St., Holyoke, MA 01040.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The Augusta Chronicle May 15, 2000