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In Memory of

Peter C. Kupstas

March 15, 1918 - August 8, 2017

Obituary


Peter C. Kupstas, 99, of Murrells Inlet, SC and formally of Hyannis and Cummaquid, MA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8th surrounded by family. Born in Worcester, MA, Peter attended Boys Trade High School in Worcester where he began his training as an electrician before entering the Navy in 1943. In 1940 he married the love of his life Margaret D. (Bussell) Kupstas who predeceased him in 1986. They resided in Worcester before retiring to Hyannis in 1976. He was also predeceased by his son James Kupstas in 1995.

Peter worked for New...

Peter C. Kupstas, 99, of Murrells Inlet, SC and formally of Hyannis and Cummaquid, MA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8th surrounded by family. Born in Worcester, MA, Peter attended Boys Trade High School in Worcester where he began his training as an electrician before entering the Navy in 1943. In 1940 he married the love of his life Margaret D. (Bussell) Kupstas who predeceased him in 1986. They resided in Worcester before retiring to Hyannis in 1976. He was also predeceased by his son James Kupstas in 1995.

Peter worked for New England Power/Massachusetts Electric as an electrical lineman/foreman for 35 years before retirement. An avid golfer, he was a member of the Cummaquid Golf Club and worked as the winter golf pro at the Hyannis Port Golf Club for many years.

Peter is survived by his daughter Lauren Kingman and her husband Robert of Murrells Inlet, SC and Little Compton, RI, grandson Shawn Kingman and wife Leah of Yarmouth Port, MA and great-grandson Peter. He will be dearly missed by his extended family Lori Rapoza and her son Sam Rapoza and Diane O'Brien and her son Jacob Couture.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Francis Xavier Church in Hyannis on Monday, August 14, at 11:00am. Burial will be private.