Rose A. (Shapiro) Repkie, 87, of Worcester, died peacefully at the Odd Fellows Home on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
Born in Brooklyn, New York she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Czarnecka) Shapiro. Rose and her husband of 56 years, the late Kenneth F. Repkie, settled in Rahway, New Jersey and they created a home for their growing family. In 1982 they moved to Auburn where she was very active in the Auburn Lodge of Elks.
She is survived by her children, Kenneth F. Repkie Jr. of Arizona, Russell E. Repkie and his wife Susan of Tennessee, and William R. Repkie and his wife Sandra of Pennsylvania, grandchildren, Brandon, Ashleigh, Letisicia, William Jr, Christopher, Victoria, Robert, sister in law Stephanie Shapiro, a niece Sandra and 11 great grandchildren. Rose was predeceased by her grandson Robert K. Repkie, and one brother Robert Shapiro.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Prayer Service for Rose in the Chapel of the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 1:00 PM under the direction of the BRITTON-WALLACE FUNERAL HOME, 91 Central Street, Auburn, MA.