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Michael Henri Tatro

July 3, 1953 ~ November 17, 2023 (age 70) 70 Years Old
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Michael Tatro Obituary

Michael Henri Tatro, 70, of Easthampton, MA, passed away on November 17, 2023, at his home after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.

Born in Northampton, MA on July 3, 1953 to the late Robert Tatro and Theresa (Santoro) Kagan. Michael was raised in Northampton, MA before moving to Easthampton, MA where he spend the rest of his life.

Michael graduated from Northampton High School, class of 1971. He then went to work at the Veterans Home in Leeds as a nurse’s aide. After 12 years he went on to become a forklift operator for many local factories in the Easthampton area. Michael loved driving forklift and even in his final weeks talked about how he could pick up where he left off. Michael loved taking trips to Clearfalls with his family as well as fishing at Nashawannuck Pond. During his years of retirement he enjoyed being with his wife and grandchildren as well as catching up with extend family. Michael loved driving to Hinsdale, New Hampshire to watch the dog and horse races as often as he could.

He will be deeply missed by his wife, Renee Tatro of Easthampton, MA, his brother Robert Tatro and his wife Sandy Tatro of Claremont, New Hampshire, his brother Lawrence Tatro and his wife Patty Tatro of York, Maine, his brother Douglas Tatro of Sailsbury, MA and his sister Tracey Tatro of Rocky Hill, CT, his son Shane Tatro, of Easthampton, his daughter Chelsea (Tatro) Bryant and her husband Christopher Bryant of Chicopee, his step-daughter Samantha White of Easthampton and his long time best friend Greg “Whitey” White of Easthampton. He leaves behind three grandchildren, Cole Bryant, Callie Bryant and Destiny Cass who miss him dearly as well as many niece, nephews and cousins.

Per Michael’s request, there will be no formal services but a private ash scattering will be held in the Spring of 2024.

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Springfield, MA 01105


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