Joseph Krepps Obituary

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Joseph R Krepps

February 25, 1929 - May 5, 2014
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Joseph Richard Krepps, of Cocoa, 85, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2014. He was born February 25, 1929, in McSherrystown, Pennsylvania. Joe was one of nine children of the late Edna and Mark Krepps. Joe is survived by his wife June Krepps, brother Frederick Krepps(Margie) and sister Rosalie Toth; children Patrick Krepps (Chris) and Brenda Kubicki (Emil); grandchildren Sean Caron, Tiffany Sweeney, Andy Krepps, Trink Saunters, Josh Rhodes, and great-grandchildren Sebastien Caron, Jonas Henry, Gavin Ulgen, Cooper Sweeney, Niki, Randy and Samantha Saunters, Zack and Zoe Rhodes. He graduated from Delone Catholic High School in...
Joseph Richard Krepps, of Cocoa, 85, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2014.
He was born February 25, 1929, in McSherrystown, Pennsylvania. Joe was one of nine children of the late Edna and Mark Krepps. Joe is survived by his wife June Krepps, brother Frederick Krepps(Margie) and sister Rosalie Toth; children Patrick Krepps (Chris) and Brenda Kubicki (Emil); grandchildren Sean Caron, Tiffany Sweeney, Andy Krepps, Trink Saunters, Josh Rhodes, and great-grandchildren Sebastien Caron, Jonas Henry, Gavin Ulgen, Cooper Sweeney, Niki, Randy and Samantha Saunters, Zack and Zoe Rhodes.

He graduated from Delone Catholic High School in McSherrystown, Pa in 1946. After graduation, Joe served in the US Army from October 1946 to March 1948. He married June Hagerman, daughter of the late Margaret and Earl Hagerman of Hanover, Pa. Joe was an active member of the Antique Auto Club of Cape Canaveral and served as their president in 1974. He was also a member of the Mid-Florida Chapter of the Buick Club of America.

Joe founded the Sunshine Chapter Buick Club of America on June 14, 1975 and then the Space Coast Chapter Buick Club of America on April 21, 1991 and served as their director the following year. He loved old Buicks of the 1930's era and helped many people find parts for their cars.

Joe was an active member of the Greater Canaveral Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. He loved singing with the chorus.

Family will receive friends on Friday, May 9th from 5-7pm at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, Cocoa, Florida. There will be a funeral mass Saturday, May 10th at 11:00am at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Rockledge.

Donations can be made in Joe's name to St. Mary's Catholic Community.

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"All of us in the Greater Canaveral Chapter will miss Joe in our ranks. Joe originally joined the Greater Canaveral Chapter in 1992, he had to leave for a..." Bill Ross (Cocoa Beach, FL)

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