Richard “John” Krupiak, 81, of Palos Hills, died March 24 at a veterans home in LaSalle. Visitation was held March 27 at the Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A chapel service was held March 28 at the funeral home. Interment was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.
Mr. Kruppiak is survived by his wife, Jean; his daughter, Mary; his son, William; and five grandchildren.
Mr. Krupiak was born in Chicago. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. He worked as a contractor.