Edward J. Krpata

Published 6:31 pm Monday, October 19, 2015

Edward J. Krpata
Oct. 16, 2015

Edmond Krpata

Edward Krpata

Edward J. Krpata Jr., 86, of Beverly Hills, FL, passed away on October 16, 2015, at Hospice House in Lecanto, FL. A native of Bristol, CT, he was the son of Edward and Alice (Reese) Krpata. Edward was a retired supervisor with Pratt & Whitney of East Harford, CT. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War, having been discharged as a staff sergeant, and was Past Grand Master of A.F. & A. M. Masonic Lodge in Broad Brook, CT. Edward is survived by his beloved wife Marion (Courtemanche), to whom he was married for 40 years, and his three children: Steven (wife Rebecca) of Pinetown, NC; Thomas (wife Linda) of Holliston, MA; and Richard  of Coventry, CT. He is also survived by his brother David (wife Erika) of Inverness, FL, and his brother-in-law Joseph Miller of Bradenton, FL. He was predeceased by his sister Alice Miller and his brother Robert. Edward also leaves three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, a nephew and two nieces. Per his request there will be no services. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family. Arrangements: Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, FL. www.wilderfuneral.com.