Bakersfield, CA....Holly E. Almquist, 31, died April 1, 2016, unexpectedly at home. She is survived by her husband Joel Almquist, whom she married August 12, 2005, and 2 daughters Kaya, and Nova Almquist. She also leaves her parents, her father Mark and step-mother Monica Albetski of Holland, and her mother Nancy McCauley and companion Joseph Ouellette of Putnam, her sister Heather Skow and her daughters Kendall Skow and Allisha Bradley of Westfield, MA. She also is survived by her paternal grandparents Leo and Harriet Albetski of S. Daytona, FL, and her maternal grandmother Nancy Horniak of Hillsborough, NH, a step-brother David Bouthiller of Southbridge, many aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.
Holly was born in Southbridge, December 27, 1984, and lived many years in the Pomfret area before moving to California. She graduated from Woodstock Academy. Holly recently had attended Bakersfield College where she hoped to become a teacher.
Holly was a warm and loving person with a most beautiful smile.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016, from Noon to 2PM at Sansoucy Funeral Home 40 Marcy Street Southbridge, MA 01550