Obituary: Pauline B. (Romajas) Gedraitis, 89

Obit - Pauline GedraitisPauline B. (Romajas) Gedraitis, 89, a lifelong resident of the Marion section of Southington, died peacefully on Friday, July 8, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank Gedraitis.

Born in Waterbury, daughter of the late Vincent and Anna (Macionis) Romajas, she was a member of St. Aloysius Church and was proud of her Lithuanian heritage. Throughout the years, Pauline enjoyed spending time in her gardens and loved to travel.

Her survivors include her daughter Jean Reeve of Watertown, her son Peter Gedraitis and his wife Cindy of San Antonio, TX, and her daughter Judith Gedris of Wolcott; her nine grandchildren, Lisa Reeve, Jered Gedraitis, Jenna Roy, Mark Crispino, Ashley DellaBitta, Grant Crispino, April Crispino, Aubrey Fitzgerald and Amber Adaskaveg; five great grandchildren Grey, Juliet, Guinevere, Alana and Thomas, III; and many nieces and nephews.

She was pre-deceased by her brother Frank Romajas and four sisters, Victoria Paige, Anna Kania, Rose Romajas, and Stephanie Valentine.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Aloysius Church, 254 Burritt St., Plantsville. She was laid to rest beside her husband in St. Thomas Cemetery, Southington. Memorial donations may be made to The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708. Burritt Hill Funeral Home, 332 Burritt St., New Britain is serving the family. To share a memory, please visit us at

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