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Francis Joseph Karpinski

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Francis Joseph Karpinski

AGE: 89 • Wilmington

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 18, 2016.

Francis graduated from Wilmington High school, the University of Delaware, and Rutgers Graduate School of Banking.

He proceeded to enjoy a career in banking. Francis eventually retired from the Bank of Delaware (PNC) as Senior Vice President.

Francis is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth, his "sweet-heart" granddaughter, Vetta Karpinski; son, John, daughter in law Genevieve Coutroubis; brother and sister in law, Richard and Eileen McNamara; niece, RoseAnne Singles; and nephew, Thomas Karpinski.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 1000 Shipley Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803 on Saturday October 22 at 10:30 am. Friends may call at the church from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.

Interment will be in the Cathedral Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made in Francis' name to Catholic Relief Services, 228 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201, or


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