John S. Krupinski
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NANTICOKE — John S. Krupinski Jr., 83, of Nanticoke, passed away suddenly Sunday morning, Jan. 7, 2018, at his home.

Born March 1, 1934, in Glen Lyon, he was a son of the late John and Celia Gayewski Krupinski. He graduated from Newport Township High School, Class of 1952, and early in life he was employed with Benny Fanucci's Beer Distributorship, Glen Lyon. John served his country for two years with the U.S. Army's 175th Engineer Co. He was honorably discharged in November 1958 and attained the rank of SP4. Mr. Krupinski enjoyed a long career with Metropolitan Insurance Company as assistant manager and later manager in the Nanticoke and Wilkes-Barre offices for 40 years before retiring. He was a member of Holy Spirit Parish and life-long member of St. Adalbert's Church, Glen Lyon.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Leon Krupinski.

Surviving is his devoted wife of 63 years, the former Norma Olshefski; a sister, Romaine Tullai, of West Palm Beach, Fla.; sister-in-law Charlotte Krupinski, of Wildwood, Ill.; nieces and nephews Linda Quist, Sharon Fitzpatrick, Gary Lee Krupinski, Karen Gates and John Kaminski.

A blessing service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday from Davis-Dinelli Funeral Home, 170 E. Broad St., Nanticoke, with the Rev. Louis Kaminski, his pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Glen Lyon. Viewing and period of visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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Published in Times Leader from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2018.
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January 11, 2018
So sorry for your loss. I remember your husband because he always can to our home to collect my parents insurance payments.
Rebecca Price
January 10, 2018
Norma, I was so saddened to learn of Jack's sudden passing. I so remember those fun high school days. My prayers are with you and all you family. May Jack rest in peace and may you be granted the strength and solace to help you through this sad time. Judy Sedor Becker
Judith Sedor Becker
January 10, 2018
I was very sorry to hear of Jack's death, Norma. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Betty Kielar Skweir
January 10, 2018
rest in peace john ,sorry for your loss norma 1952 classmate
eugene warchal
January 10, 2018
John was a very dear friend and business associate over the past 40 years. I will miss the many talks we had over those years. R.I.P. my friend.
John and Becky Middlesworth
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