Kenneth Roy Tupa, age 64, of Brownton, passed away at the Hutchinson Regional Medical Center in Hutchinson on Friday, April 18.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake at 11 a.m. Friday, April 25.
Casket bearers will be Jeffrey Tupa, Ray Fiala, Randy Hogan, Derek Kottke, Harvey Mikolichek and Chris Tupa.
Visitation will be held at the Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 24. Parish prayers will be held at 6 p.m. The visitation will continue one hour prior to the services at the church on Friday, April 25.
Interment with military rites will be held at the Bohemian National Cemetery in Silver Lake.
Kenneth was born to Jerry and Gertrude (Mallak) Tupa on Sept. 19, 1949.
Kenneth enjoyed playing cards, riding motorcycles, visiting the casinos and fishing with his family. He was a funny person who loved to talk and chat with people. He truly enjoyed his grandchildren and loved watching them play.
He is survived by his wife, Justa Tupa; children, Christopher (fiancé Lisa Battcher) Tupa, Jenifer (Brian) Kretsch, Patrick (fiancé Jodie Epperly) Tupa, Michael (Jamie) Tupa, Matthew (partner Joe Parisse) Tupa, Amanda Tupa, Joshua Frauendienst and Roy Tupa, Allan Perez, Pedro Perez and Josue Perez; grandchildren, Jesse, Kaitlyn, Kylee, Tony, Katie, Jessica, Samantha, Hunter, Allie, Connor, Camron, Collin, Racheal, Devan, Summer, Rebecca, Axel and Anthony; brother, Gerald (Sandra) Tupa; nephews, Keith and Wayne, nieces, LuAnn and Lori (Bruce) Schleif; great-nephews Benjamin, Nicholas, Zachary and Joshua; many cousins, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and niece, Melissa Tupa.
Maresh Funeral Home, Silver Lake, assisted the family with the arrangements. On-line condolences can be made to www.mareshfuneralhome