Stefana Krystopwicz Blaine, 92, died Dec. 11, 2009, at her residence in Montville. She was born April 26, 1917, in Nashua, N.H., the daughter of Frank and Frances (Kava) Krystopwicz. She was a homemaker who loved raising her family. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She liked to go shopping and going out to eat. 

She was predeceased by her husband, Benjamin Blaine, in 1993 and is survived by a son, Dennis Blaine of Dexter; a daughter, Linda Demers, of Montville; a brother, Benjamin Kristoff of London; and a sister, Victoria Margianis, of New Hampshire; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. 

Friends may call at the  Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave. in Belfast on Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 2 to 3 p.m., where funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. with Rev. Ken Davenport officiating. Spring interment will be at Grove Cemetery in Belfast.  On-line condolences may be  placed at crabielripostafuneralhome.com.