Date of birth: Oct. 13, 1917 - Date of death: June 16, 2012
Joe Cupak, age 94, of Jupiter, Florida, passed away Saturday,
June 16, 2012 peacefully at home with his family at his bedside.
He was born on October 13, 1917 in Lansford, Pa, a son to the
late Stephen Cupak and Julia (Terek) Cupak.
He moved to Clarksburg, WV, with his wife and son, after
serving in the Merchant Marines for 4 years.
Joe was the owner of the Ramblers Inn pool room in Clarksburg
and later became the supervisor for the department of
highways for 10 years.
Joe is preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Ann (Babe) and
his son, Ronnie.
He was a lover of planting his garden and woodworking. He left
West Virginia to move to Florida to share so many wonderful
things with his family. Everyone knew him as Papa since he loved
children and being with his family, they will truly miss him.
Joe leaves behind his daughter, Mary Ann; his granddaughter
Kellie, and his great grandsons, Cody and Nicholas along with
his sister, Margaret.
Joe had a great smile and happy spirit that he freely shared
Friends will be received at the Davis-Weaver Funeral Home,
329 East Main St., Clarksburg on Friday from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M.,
where a Parastas Service will be held at 7:30 PM. A Celebration
of his wonderful life will be celebrated at Davis-Weaver Funeral
Home on Saturday at 10:30 AM with Father Michael Huszti as
celebrant. Entombment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, where
military honors will be accorded by the Harrison County Honor
Guard and U.S. Navy Honor Guard.
Cindy King Shaver
Dearest Mary Ann, I'm so sorry for your loss. I always thought you had the coolest Dad because he owned the Pool Room where all the "neat" guys hung out.
I so wish I could see you. Unfortunately, I will be out of town from Friday, June 22 till Sunday, June 24. I would be glad to come to Clarksburg if you have anytime to meet. Please give me a call if this is possible, 304.269.4336.
Kathy and Joe De Santo
Joe we loved so much. We always felt special when being around you. Sorry that we did't see you that much in the last few years. I know you are praying for us now and smiling down on us. May God keep you wrapped in His arms always.
Lib & Ed De Stefano
Mary Ann, The memories are incredible' Thanks for sharing your sweet amazing Dad with me. I've shed my tears and now I smile at the thought of Joe with that twinkle in his eye forever watching over his girls and beautiful grandsons and occasionally giving a little wink my way' We love you all'
You are one of the sweetest and nicest men I have ever met. You meant so much to Mary Ann, Kellie, Cody and my son Nicholas. I loved you very much and will miss seeing you each year. I pray that the Lord reunites you with your very special Babe.
Love and prayers forever,
Marian & Thomas [Tommy] Hunt
To Mary-Aann &Family; We would like to express our sympathy to you and other members of Joe's family.We are sure you will miss him. We too will miss Joe he was a good friend for many year's.
Cousin: Louise Ventura
Hi Mary ann my deepest sympathy ,Love and Prayers are with you and family on the death of your beloved father we all loved so well. Cousin Louise
Mary Ann, so sorry to hear about your dad, I'm glad you had many years to share with him. My love to you and your family. Take care.
My deepest condolences to the family. Losing a dear loved can leave a very empty space in ones life. Please find strength, hope, and comfort in the God of Comfort. (2Cor.1:3,4)