Eric John Papula Sr.
Salisbury Mills - Papula, Eric John Sr., of Salisbury Mills, formerly a long time Beacon resident entered into rest Friday, July 12, 2013. He was 43.
Born September 21, 1969 in Beacon, he was the son of the late Joseph and Martha Conley Papula.
Eric was a Correctional Officer for Fishkill Correctional Facility, Fishkill, NY.
He was a kind and loving husband and father, he will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends.
On October 4, 1997, at St. John's Church in Beacon he married Kristin Ann Rumsey, Mrs. Papula survives at home.
In addition to his wife he is survived by three children, Eric Papula Jr., Rylie Papula, and Kyle Seymour, three sisters: Priscilla (Richard) Kramer of Beacon, Joann (Charles) Werner of Beacon, and Lisa (Robert) Burka of Gloversville, two brothers: Robert Papula of Beacon, and Martin Papula of Cold Spring, a granddaughter, Aiyanna Seymour, a sister-in-law, Caroline Papula of Beacon, as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by a brother Joseph Papula.
Visitation will be held Monday, July 15, 2013 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Tuesday, July 16, at 11:00 am at St. John The Evangelist Catholic Church, 36 Willow St. Beacon.
Interment will follow in St. Joachim's Cemetery, Washington Ave. Beacon.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made directly to the family to be used for Eric's children's College Fund.
Arrangements are under the direction of Jarett D. Quick at Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508 (845) 831-0179
For directions or to leave an online condolence, please visit libbyfuneralhome.com
Libby Funeral Home Inc
55 Teller Ave Beacon, NY 12508
Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on July 14, 2013