Mrs. Joan E. Repetto, age 79 of Decatur, died Wednesday, November 3, 2010. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Ret. Lt. Col. John W. Repetto, Decatur; sons and daughters-in-law, John (Jay) W. and Laurie G. Repetto, II, Carrollton, Allan E. and Cathi S. Repetto, Conyers, Sgt. Scott R. and Carrie R. Repetto, Ft. Bragg, NC; daughter and son-in-law, Kristen J. and David Leavell, Dacula; brother and sister-in-law, Edward and Lish Carter, Salem, MA; sisters and brothers-in-law, June and Bill Dolan, Danvers, MA, Janie and Peter Dolan, Danvers, MA, Joyce and Al Turner, Huntsville, AL; 12 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; several nieces and nephews. Joan traveled for 28 years with her husband's military career. She was an avid collector of Hummel figurines, loved to shop and also loved to sew. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 6, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Scot Ward's Harry White Chapel with Pastor Mark George officiating; interment will follow at Green Meadow Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends Friday, November 5, 2010 from 6 until 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the U.S.O., P.O. Box 96322, Washington, DC 20090 or www.uso.org. Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.scotward.com. Scot Ward Funeral Services - Harry White Chapel, 1299 Milstead Ave., Conyers, GA 30012, 770-483-7216.