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George James Kroupa Jr.

May 8, 1938 ~ February 9, 2022 (age 83)


George Kroupa Jr., 83, of East Troy, Wisconsin passed away peacefully on February 9, 2022 surrounded by family and loved ones. His battle with various medical issues over the past few months showed his never ending courage and strength despite challenges. 

George is survived by his wife of 64 years, Marilyn; his children, Georgette, Linda, Patricia and Joseph; his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is predeceased by his parents; sisters, Helen and Margaret; and son, Michael. 

George had a passion for hard work which was evident throughout his life. He was an Army veteran and entrepreneur. George, with his wife Marilyn, owned and operated Caravelle Lighting until their retirement. George was a member of the Oak Park/River Forest Village Players and enjoyed the creative outlet it brought him. He loved to travel, tell stories, could fix anything and was a great friend. 

George was deeply devoted to his family and loved to spend time with them at his "little slice of heaven", Pleasant Lake. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. 

In lieu of flowers please share you memories of George via a note, card or visit with Marilyn.

A celebration of life will be held on March 5, 2022 from the hours of 11:00a.m. till 2:00p.m. at Sperino's in Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

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Derrick Funeral Home of Lake Geneva is more than honored to be assisting the family of George Kroupa.


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Celebration of Life
March 5, 2022

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sperinos Restaurant & Pub
720 N. Wisconsin Street
Elkhorn, WI 53121

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