Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

January 31, 2013

Josephine A. Stevens, 93


Andover — Josephine A. (Woitowicz) Stevens - 93, of Andover and formerly of Westford, died Thursday, January 24, 2013, at Wingate of Haverhill.

Born in Westford, on August 28, 1919, she was the daughter of the late, Florian and Sophie (Maselbas) Woitowicz. She was raised and attended school in Westford. She has been a resident of Andover for the past 52 years and a member of St. Theresa’s Church in North Reading.

Josephine worked for the U.S. Postal Service in Westford as an Assistant Postmaster, Abbott Worsted in Westford and as a Noon Supervisor at the Bancroft School in Andover. She was a homemaker and a loving wife and mother. She enjoyed ballroom dancing, rug braiding, and traveling on many cruises, especially to Bermuda. She also volunteered for many various charities.

Family members include her loving husband of 52 years, Warren Stevens of Andover; her son, Mark Stevens and his wife, Jacky of Wenham; her sister, Sophie Brule of Westford and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow Street, North Reading were on Monday, January 28, from 9 to 10 a.m., followed by a 10:30 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Theresa’s Church, 63 Winter Street (Rt. 62), North Reading. Burial will be in Wenham Cemetery in Wenham

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to, Monastery of St. Clare, 445 River Road, Andover, MA 01810.