Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Kathleen Ingrid (Mattes) Villarosa, 74, of Southington and formerly of Summerville, SC, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at the Southington Care Center. She was the wife of the late David Villarosa Sr.
She was born in Borkum, Germany on September 6, 1938, daughter of the late Hubert and Jeanette (Hansken) Mattes.
Katy enjoyed many activities with her family and friends. She enjoyed playing cards, antiquing, traveling and bowling.
Kathleen is survived by her loving children, Deborah Arena of Southington, Jody Bailey and husband Eric of Storrs, Cammy Goodrich of Southington, David Villarosa Jr. of McKinney, TX and Mark Villarosa and wife Lynne of Columbia, SC; a brother Peter Mattes and wife Mary of NJ and a sister Ilse Lambert of CA. She also leaves her 12 grandchildren, Seth, Joel, Sage, Kelsey, John, Paige, Kara, Kenny and his wife Kathryn, Brittany, Courtney, Mark Jr. and Ryan; 5 great-grandchildren Kaylee, Rosie, Rocco, Olivia and Eliana along with several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Southington. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the CT Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111. For online condolences and directions please visit, www.dellavecchiafh.com.