March 24, 1946 - September 23, 2021

Julie Frongillo Kupski of Winthrop, formerly of Revere, passed away peacefully on 9-23-2021, at home, surrounded by her cherished family and friends. Julie was the beloved daughter of her late parents Lt. John Frongillo, BFD & Adeline Frongillo, East Boston & Revere.  She leaves behind her daughter, Gina and her husband Paul Battles, of Cataumet , her sister Josephine Coppola and her late husband John Coppola of Topsfield, brother John Frongillo Jr. and sister-in-law Ellen Frongillo of Saugus and her  late sister, Carmella Crosbie and her late husband, Francis Crosbie of Salem.  She also leaves behind many adoring nieces and nephews, as well as her lifelong close & dear friends who were instrumental in taking care of Julie in the final days of a long illness.  Julie was the former wife of Robert Torres ( Kupski) and mother of Robert Torres and granddaughters Zoe & Annalise. Julie was a heart centered person who loved talking to all kinds of people. She showed her love by cooking and feeding all those who entered into her orbit. She was known for the largest meatballs in town and home-made eggplant.  Julie loved her precious dog babies and  enjoyed decorating in bright,  bold colors to match her colorful personality. Aside from being a devoted mother,  Julie really enjoyed serving her regulars at the China Roma Restaurant in Revere and loved the family that she created there. She even fixed up her niece Lisa with her husband Pat and they’ve gone on to have a family of their own.  Julie loved bringing people together and entertaining in her colorful apartment. Julie will always be remembered for her big open heart . Always lending a comforting ear to anybody who needed to talk.  On behalf of Julie, her family would like to thank the Care Dimensions staff and Global Health Aides for the quality of care they administered to Julie, in her final hours.  Also want to thank the Beth Israel Hospital for their many years of care. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anthony’s Church 250 Revere St., Revere on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 11:00am (Everyone to meet directly at church).  Relatives and friends are kindly invited.  Private Interment will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest St, Boston, MA 02135 or at  For guest book please visit                                

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