October 5, 2022

Death Announced of Gerald Paul “Gerry” Karpuska Jr., 35, of Old Lyme; Graduated 2004 From LOL High School

OLD LYME — Gerald Paul “Gerry” Karpuska Jr., 35, of Old Lyme passed away July 12, 2022, with his loving family by his side.

Gerry was born Aug. 16, 1986, to Gerald and Joanne Karpuska in New London. After Gerry graduated from Lyme-Old Lyme High School in 2004, he went on to excel at carpentry being a craftsman, not just a carpenter …

Gerry was a man of many talents, being very mechanically inclined and having the desire to labor outdoors. His meticulous labor was that of a perfectionist …

Gerry was a conversation starter with memorable Vermont vacations, eventful Florida trips, Fourth of July escapades, fishing, motocross, and skiing experiences …

He is survived by his parents, Gerald and Joanne Karpuska of Old Lyme; his brother and wife, Kyle and Alyssa Karpuska of Waterford; his sister and husband, Dana and Matthew Stark and nephew Rusty of Old Lyme; paternal grandparents, Raymond and Joan Karpuska of Old Lyme; and many caring cousins, aunts and uncles …

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gerry’s name to Bikes For Kids at P.O. Box 94, Centerbrook, CT 06409.

Visit this link to read the full obituary published  July 19, 2022 by The Day.