John Kupice Sr.
John T. Kupice, age 95, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Care Center in WA. He was born August 3, 1923, in East Stroudsburg, PA. to Joseph and Mary Kupice. He was a graduate of Stroudsburg High School. He completed his Master of Education at High Point College and later his PhD in Education from Auburn University. John is a veteran of WWII – he served in the Army in SE Asia in “Merrill’s Marauders”. He married LaVonne Davis in December of 1950 in North Carolina. He worked as a teacher, basketball coach, and school administrator in several school districts during his career. John was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus for over 60 years. He served as Grand Knight and the Faithful Navigator during this time. John was passionate about golf and sports. He is survived by his son and family, 3 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, and cousins. Family, friends, and others whose lives John touched are invited to the JOSEPH PULA FUNERAL HOME, 23 N. 9th. St. Stroudsburg, PA, from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. & 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. for a viewing on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. There will be a funeral mass on Wednesday August 22nd, 2018 at St. Luke’s Church, Stroudsburg, PA. at 10:00 AM.pulafuneralhome.com