Robert "Bigsy" Krupovich

Robert "Bigsy" Krupovich, 64, formerly of Peckville, PA, and Eynon, PA, died Thursday, January 24, 2019 at Creekside Health and Rehab Center, Carbondale, PA, after a battle with cancer.

Born March 19, 1954 in Eynon, PA, he was the son of the late John and Beatrice Venosh Krupovich.

Prior to his retirement, he had been employed as a carpenter at the Associated Furniture plant in Eynon and also as a truck driver for Mayflower Moving Company. He was best known as the owner of Bob's Tree Service in Eynon.

He is survived by two sons: Robert Krupovich of Hop Bottom, PA and Scott Krupovich and wife, Stephanie Belcher of Clifford Township, PA; three sisters: Patricia Fenton of Sturges, PA, Ann Bryla of Montdale, PA and Beatrice Swingle of Sturges, PA; two brothers: John and James Krupovich both of Eynon, PA; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers: Joseph and Frank Krupovich.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 411 Church Street, Archbald, PA, celebrated by Rev. Dominick Obour, assistant pastor. Interment, parish cemetery, Archbald, PA.

Arrangements were entrusted to Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Carbondale, PA.