Resident of town for 50 years

Published in the December 17, 2015 edition

Kathryn-Winters-Obit-webNORTH READING — Kathryn J. (Repucci) Winters, 72, of North Reading and formerly of Somerville, died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015 at Winchester Hospital, after a long illness.

Born in Somerville, on Feb. 5, 1943. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Catherine L. (Schwartz) Repucci, from the North End in Boston. Kathryn was raised and attended school in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School.

She was homemaker and has been a resident of North Reading for the past 50 years. She loved giving to others and donated to many charities, helping those in need. Kathryn enjoyed reading, cooking and watching Fox News.

Family members include her loving husband of 52 years, Robert E. Winters; her son, Robert J. Winters of Middleton; her brother, Robert Repucci of Somerville and late sister, Ann (Repucci) Burke. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours were held at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow St., North Reading on Saturday, Dec. 12, followed by a prayer service.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Kathryn’s memory to her favorite charities, Wounded Warrior Project, Saint Jude, Pine Street Inn, Breast Cancer Society or to the Food Pantry.