GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

March 20, 2013

Thomas Francis Kerepka, 64


Titusville, Fla. — Died unexpectedly at home on February 19, 2013 from a heart attack.

He is the loving son of the late Francis and Shirley Kerepka. Loving brother to Richie, Marijane McCarthy and Nancy; loving father to Sean Thomas and Danielle Nicole (Kerepka) Cardoza; father-in-law to Chris Cardoza; and brother-in-law to Michael McCarthy; uncle to William, Leena and LeeLou Leary, Jamie and Lauren Kerepka, Jennifer (Kerepka) Eliot and Cory Eliot, Steve,Tara and Lauren DiFelice and soon to be sister-in-law Lori Paterno.

Tom was an outstanding high school athlete. He had letters in football, baseball and basketball. He continued his excellence in football while in the service.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army in the 554th Co. Military Police, in Germany from 1968-1971. He was honorably discharged.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be private. For all that knew and loved Tom there will be a gathering of Tom's celebration of life at Jalapeno's Restaurant, 86 Main St, Gloucester on Friday, March 22 at 3 p.m.