Holyoke Medical Center Welcomes Holyoke and Chicopee Colleens
The staff of Holyoke Medical Center welcomed the 2014 Holyoke and Chicopee Colleens and their courts on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. The traditional ceremony was held in the main lobby of the medical center.
During the ceremony each of the women were introduced by Holyoke Medical Center CEO Spiros Hatiras and presented with a floral bouquet and Senate and House Citations. In attendance were State Senator Donald Humason, Jr.; Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse, Chicopee Mayor Richard Kos and representing State Representative Joseph Wagner, Mr. John Pappas. State Representative Aaron Vega was unable to attend but provided citations for the members of the Holyoke Court.
After the ceremony, the Colleens visited with staff and patients on the South 3 Nursing Unit of Holyoke Medical Center.
Above: Helen G. Parker of South Hadley enjoys a visit from the Holyoke and Chicopee Colleens during their recent visit to Holyoke Medical Center.
Above: The Holyoke Colleens are seen here at the recent Colleen ceremony at Holyoke Medical Center. From left to right: Meghan R. Kennedy, Sarah LaRochelle, State Senator Donald Humason, Jr., Holyoke Medical Center CEO Spiros Hatiras, Holyoke Grand Colleen Sheila S. Fallon, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse, Abigail J. Scanlon, Elizabeth A. Hurley and Hanna Homan.
Above: The Chicopee Colleens were honored at the recent Colleen ceremony at Holyoke Medical Center. From left to right: Erika Veins, Colleen Humel, Emily Doiron, State Senator Donald Humason, Jr., Holyoke Medical Center CEO Spiros Hatiras, Chicopee Colleen Kirsten Hubert, Chicopee Mayor Richard Kos, Mr. John Pappas, Julia Lavigne and Stephanie Ewing.