John Michael DiPietropolo, age 74, of Cudjoe Key, FL passed away while surrounded by loving family on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.
John was born in Camden, NJ and had resided in Tabernacle, New Jersey before making Cudjoe Key, Florida his home. He attended Camden Catholic High School in Cherry Hill, New Jersey before becoming a small business operator, where he founded a Tool & Die Machinery Shop in Pennsauken, New Jersey. An avid fisherman with a love of boating and creating his own fishing lures, he was at home once relocating to the Florida Keys. John loved traveling the world with Kathie both on land and sea. His family was the center of his world and he will be remembered as a loving and generous husband, father, Poppy, and great grand-Poppy.
Mr. DiPietropolo is survived by his beloved spouse, Kathaleen A. DiPietropolo; children, April Marie DiPietropolo Smith (James), Gerald Thomas DiPietropolo, John Michael DiPietropolo, Ryan Christopher DiPietropolo (Stacy), Timothy Aaron DiPietropolo (Cristina), Kathleen Elizabeth DiPietropolo (Antonio Spirito), Shannon Erin DiPietropolo Muller (Greg); grandchildren, Ashleigh Phillips Covey, Kaitlin Phillips Miller, Patrick Smith, Matthew Smith, Joshua DiPietropolo, Jordan DiPietropolo, Nicholas DiPietropolo, Jenna DiPietropolo, Tyler DiPietropolo, Anthony DiPietropolo, Mackenzie Muller , Dylan Muller; great-grandchildren, Payton Miller, Luka DiPietropolo; one sister; 3 brothers.
A viewing will be held on Saturday, December 28th from 9:00 to 11:00 AM immediately followed by mass of the Christian burial, both at Holy Eucharist Church, 520 Medford Lakes Road, Tabernacle, NJ 08088. Entombment will follow at Park View Cemetery at 12:30 PM, 25 Fostertown Road, Medford NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in John’s name may be made to the Designation of MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper at https://foundation.cooperhealth.org/ways-to-give/make-a-donationbefore