E. HERKIMER — Mr. Paul Nasypany, 88, of 203 Zoller Ave., passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2013, in University Hospital, with his family by his side.
He was born in Herkimer on June 29, 1925, the son of the late Wasyl and Eva Bundyk Nasypany. He attended Herkimer schools and graduated from Herkimer High School with the class of 1943. During WW II, Paul served with the Merchant Marines and later with the Occupation Forces in Japan with the US Army and was Honorably Discharged on May 22, 1947. Following his time with the US Army, Paul served with the National Guard and attained the rank of First Sergeant and retired on March 21, 1978.
He was married to Frances Walker on November 20, 1948, in St. Mary’s Church, Little Falls. Paul was a Research Engineer for Remington Arms, Ilion, until his retirement in 1978.
He was a communicant of St. Francis De Sales Church, a member of the East Herkimer Fish and Game Club, V.F.W., and the Polish Community Home, where he served as a treasurer.
Paul is survived by his beloved wife, Frances Nasypany; two sons and one daughter-in-law, David and La Donna Nasypany, of Utica, and Gary Nasypany and his girlfriend, Michelle Hurt, of Rochester; two grandchildren, Christopher and his wife, Sarah Carriero, of Paris, France and Tammura and her husband, Bert Adreon, of TN; two great-grandchildren, Rocco Adreon and Auguste Carriero; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Jennie Mayton, of Mohawk, and Emily and Vaughn McPherson, of Central Square; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Joseph Nasypany, of Royal Oak, MI, and Ray and Shuivaun Nasypany, of TX; his in-laws, Helen Nasypany, of E. Herkimer, Beatrice Nasypany, Janet and Thomas Burns, of Little Falls, and Carlton Rice, of Ft. Plain; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by four brothers, PFC Michael Nasypany, USMC KIA WW II, Peter Nasypany, George Nasypany and John Nasypany, and one sister, Mary Malinchak.
His funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 10:00 from the Petykiewicz, Iocovozzi & Burns Funeral Home, 329 S. Washington St., Herkimer, and at 11:00 in St. Francis De Sales Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. Mark Cunningham, Pastor. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday evening (today) from 4-7 at the Petykiewicz, Iocovozzi & Burns Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may be placed on Paul’s online memorial page by going to www.iocovozzifuneralhomes.com.