Joseph A. Touponce, Sr.
1975 - 2013 PITTSFIELD Joseph A. Touponce, Sr., 37, of First Street, died Monday, April 1, 2013, at the Berkshire Medical Center.
He was born in Great Barrington on June 25, 1975, the son of Francis "Mike" and April Jaquins Touponce. He was educated in the Lee and Dalton Schools.
He was the owner and operator of J.T. Landscaping of Lee for the past 11 years. He enjoyed motorcycling and all other outdoor activities.
In addition to his mother, April and her longlife partner, Tom Kopka of Dalton, and his father, Mike, and his wife, Beverly Ann, of Pittsfield, he leaves one son, Joseph A. Touponce, Jr. of Pittsfield and one daughter, Brandi L. Touponce of Pittsfield; one sister, Nicole L. Kopka of Pittsfield; his fiance, Joanie Nielson of Pittsfield; two stepsons, Kevin Roosa, and Anthony Intelisano; his step-mother, Beverly-Ann Touponce of Pittsfield; three step-sisters, Nicole Murray of Pittsfield, Nancy Murray of Becket, Gracie Hassan and her husband, Jared, of Lee; and a step-brother, David Murray, and his wife, Clarissa, of Pittsfield.
FUNERAL NOTICE: The funeral will be held Tuesday, April 9, at 11 a.m. at the KELLY FUNERAL HOME. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery in Lee. Visiting hours at the funeral home will be Monday from 4 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, friends wishing may make donations to the Kelly Funeral Home, 3 Main St. Lee, MA 01238 to help defray funeral expenses .
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Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Apr. 5, 2013