Leo T. ‘Chip’ Kepcsynski of Morrisville died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at his home. He was 64.
Born in Monongahela, Pa., Chip had been a resident of Falls Township for 62 years.
He worked at U.S. Steel for many years until 1983, and was very proud of the work he did with his crew. In 1986 he joined the staff at Princeton University in maintenance and building services where he worked until retiring in 2009.
Chip was a member of St. John the Evangelist parish where he served faithfully as an usher. He also worked as a volunteer with Mary’s Cupboard.
He was an avid Philadelphia sports fan.
Chip was a sharp dresser, liked to travel, be outdoors and take walks. He also loved animals and had a sweet tooth.
Chip was the beloved husband of Beverly D. (Arch) Kepcsynski for 38 years.
He was the loving father of Brian Kepcsynski (Beth) and Erik Kepcsynski (Erin); and the devoted grandfather of Nate and Lucy. He also is survived by his mother-in-law, Marie Arch; uncles, John Hyjurick (Judy), Louis Hyjurick (Ann) and Donald Baker; aunt, Marlene Burns (William); and numerous nieces, nephews,and extended family including the Arch family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Georgetta Kepcsynski; and his aunt, Cecilia Baker.
Family and friends are invited to call from 5 until 8 p.m. Tuesday at James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, 2200 Trenton Road, Levittown. Friends also may call from 9 until 10 a.m. Wednesday, at St. John the Evangelist Church, 752 Big Oak Road, Morrisville, where his funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Rite of Committal will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mary’s Cupboard, 100 Levittown Parkway, Levittown, PA 19054, or to a charity or church of the donor’s choice.