Judith H. Ronchetti, 64, of Natick and Grafton


Judith H. RonchettiNatick/Grafton – Judith H. “Judy” Ronchetti, 64, passed away at home after an illness Dec. 27, 2020.

She leaves her sons, Jeffrey Murphy of Watsonville, Calif. and Brian Murphy of Marlborough; her longtime companion, Anthony Ciani of Grafton; her brother; Jeffrey Ronchetti of Wellesley; and sister, Doreen Lambert of Natick. Also, several nieces and nephews and her former husband, George Murphy.

Judy was born July 12, 1956 in Kaiserslautern, Germany, daughter of Helene (Berens) and Louis Ronchetti of Natick. Given her family’s military background she lived abroad in Germany, Italy, and Okinawa before she settled in the United States where she graduated Wellesley high school and lived the rest of her life, most recently in Grafton for many years.

She worked at Filenes for many years as well as other retail positions but was happiest with her dog “Pee Wee” and tending to the beautiful flower garden at her home. Known for her artistic talents her drawings were the admiration of her family and friends.

All are welcome to gather with Judy’s family and friends Thursday December 31st from 5 to 7pm at Roney Funeral Home 152 Worcester St. N. Grafton, MA 01536. Masks are required and social distancing guidelines will be followed. Her funeral services and burial will be private at a later date.

A Book of Memories to share a favorite story with Judy’s family is available online at: