Alphonse J. 'Al' Zupkosky
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U.S. Army Veteran, Korean War Era
LOWELL -- Alphonse J. "Al" Zupkosky, a lifelong resident of Lowell, died January 28, 2014, in Lowell, after a lengthy illness, aged 84 years. He was the beloved husband of Therese A. (Lavoie) Zupkosky.
Born in Lowell, September 5, 1929, a son of the late Joseph and Carolina (Caikute) Zupkosky. He received his early education in the Lowell school system.
Alphonse enlisted in the U. S. Army on October 21, 1951, and was assigned to Company A, 278th Infantry. Corporal Zupkosky was honorably discharged on October 30, 1953.
After proudly serving his country, Al became affiliated with the former Pellon Corporation as a machine operator until his retirement. Never one to remain idle, he then worked part time at the Holiday Inn of Tewksbury until he became ill.
Al enjoyed taking his beloved wife out for a nice dinner, and took many fun trips to Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun with friends.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Carol A. Carey and her husband, Thomas of Chelmsford, and Diane M. Beaulier and her husband, Paul of Amesbury; two sons, Larry M. Zupkosky and his wife, Pamela of Westford, and Mark J. Zupkosky and his wife, Debra of Lowell; seven grandchildren, Amy Carey-Stevenson of Lowell, Jessica Karl and her husband, Matt of Lowell, Christian Carey of Chelmsford, Erica McNamara and her husband, Brad of Fitchburg, Jennifer Zupkosky and her boyfriend, Christopher Petzke of South Bend, IN, Michael Zupkosky and his fiancée, Melissa Learner of Westford, and Sarah Zupkosky of Lowell; two brothers, John Zupkosky and his wife, Helen, and Walter Zepkoski; and a sister-in-law, Beatrice McLuin, all of Lowell.
He was predeceased by his siblings Mary, Josie, Stanley and Michael.
ZUPKOSKY -- In Lowell, January 28, 2014. Alphonse J. "Al" Zupkosky, of Lowell, aged 84 years. Beloved husband of Therese A. (Lavoie) Zupkosky. Army Veteran of the Korean War Era. In honor of his wishes, funeral services were private. Arrangements entrusted to MORSE-BAYLISS Funeral Home, 122 Princeton Blvd., Lowell. Funeral Directors, Frederick W. Healy and Walter F. Bayliss, Jr. Please visit Mr. Zupkosky's memorial tribute at www.morsebaylissfuneralhome.com.
Morse-Bayliss Funeral Home - Lowell
122 Princeton Boulevard
Lowell, MA 01851
Published in Lowell Sun on Feb. 1, 2014