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Rita Kupyn

Rita Kupyn

Sunday, October 19th, 1924 - Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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Obituary

Rita E. Kupyn, age 94, died in the early morning on Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Brighton Gardens, a senior living community Middletown, NJ. She was born in Dublin, Ireland on October 19, 1924 to Patrick Suttlehan and Mary Fitzpatrick and immigrated to the Marble Hill section of New York, N.Y. at the age of 2. She was educated in Cathedral High School in New York, Mt. Saint Michaels College in NY, and obtained a Masters Degree in Social Work from Fordham University. Upon graduation from Fordham, she began her career in Social Work at Catholic Charities. She remained employed at Catholic Charities until her retirement in 1994. While at Catholic Charities, she helped countless individuals and families navigate through the challenging parts of their lives.

While employed at Catholic Charities, she met her husband and life partner, John. They were married for 62 years until John’s death in 2017.

Rita is lovingly remembered by her two sons and their spouses John and Laurie Kupyn and Robert and Carol Kupyn, as well as 4 grandchildren, John, Kerin, Mackenzie, and Ryan.

Rita will also be remembered by her friends and family as a kind and caring individual who loved conversation and who took a genuine interest in the well being of others. She never really let go of her social worker roots and was always ready with words of encouragement, advice or compassion. She will be greatly missed by all who had the good fortune of her company.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, February 1st, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 1st, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Evergreen Memorial Funeral Home
    Address
    1735 Rt 35
    MIDDLETOWN, NJ 07748
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  • Service

    Friday, February 1st, 2019 | 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 1st, 2019 7:00pm
    Location
    Evergreen Memorial Funeral Home
    Address
    1735 Rt 35
    MIDDLETOWN, NJ 07748
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Gate of Heaven Cemetery
    Address
    10 W. Stevens Avenue
    HAWTHORNE, NY 10532
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Dotty & Bill Moran

Posted at 02:25pm
Dear John, Robert, and entire Kupyn family. Aunt Rita was a treasure. We are holding u all in our hearts at this most difficult time. This was her victory for a life well lived. She is now reunited with Uncle John, how wonderful is that. Love to you all! She made a difference in our family’s lives. 🙏😘😇
TL

The Lauers

Posted at 11:45pm
Bob, our condolences to you and your entire Kupyn family. Will always treasure the times we had the opportunity to spend with Rita, in France and in Seattle. Love to all. Marilyn and Dave Lauer
WF

Work Family

Posted at 07:06pm
John,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Deepest sympathies,

Work Family
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Lav Shivechchhu

Posted at 06:16pm
Hi John,

I am sorry for your loss . My condolences are with and your Family.


Regards,
Lav
WJ

William Josepha

Posted at 06:15pm
John,
at a personal level and, on behalf of our team, my sincere condolences. I want to let you know that we are sorry for your loss and we want to accompany you and offer support in this difficult time.
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