Winifred B. Brass

June 22, 2012

, N.Y.
    Winifred B. Brass, 102, of Watertown and formerly of Dexter, passed away Friday morning at Samaritan Keep Home.

Born May 9, 1910, at Baggs Corners, town of Hounsfield, the daughter of Fred and Jennie Robbins Boulton, she graduated from Dexter High School and Dexter Teachers' Training School. 

She taught school at Smithville until she married Carl S. Brass on July 15, 1930. She then sold products for Stanley Home Products and later Tupperware.

She was a member of Dexter United Presbyterian Church and 1st Presbyterian Church of Watertown.

Surviving are four children, Mrs. Lloyd Eleanor Fralick, Watertown, Sanford and Norma Brass, Star Lake, Robert Brass, Rome, and Barbara Brass, E. Hampton; 17 grandchildren; numerous great and great- great and great great-great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Two brothers, Fred and Robert Boulton, and two sisters Gertrude Heasley and Getty Sprague, all died before her.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, June 25, at Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter. Burial will be in Dexter Cemetery. Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, June 24.

Donations may be made to Jefferson County Historical Society or the East Hounsfield Library.

Information provided by Johnson Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.