Deborah Hirshfield, 65, of East Longmeadow, died April 21 at Western Mass. Hospital in Westfield. Born in Holyoke, she was the daughter of the late Irving and Barbara Hirshfield. After leaving the school system where she taught, she taught piano lessons. She is survived by a son, Jon Retchin and his wife, Rachel; three grandchildren, Tyler, Jackson, and Katelyn; and her ex-husband, Jeff Retchin. Memorial contributions can be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 29 Crafts St., Suite 450, Newton, MA 02458.
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