Tonawanda News


June 28, 2013

Brandon R. Kupiec

NORTH TONAWANDA — Brandon R. Kupiec, of North Tonawanda, age 20, passed away unexpectedly on June 27, 2013.

Brandon was born on September 4, 1992, son of Paul and Mary Beth (nee Miller) Kupiec.

He graduated from North Tonawanda High School in 2011. Brandon also completed a welding program from Orleans Niagara BOCES. Recently he successfully completed his study and received his 2nd Class Stationary Engineers License.

Brandon was employed at Crestwood Healthcare Center where he worked as a           maintenance engineer.

Brandon enjoyed hunting and fishing. He played lacrosse in high school, was a junior       fireman with the Shawnee Fire Company, loved to ride his motorcycle and hang out with all his friends.

Beloved son of Paul and Mary Beth Kupiec; devoted brother of DesireÈ (Brandon Schroeder) Kupiec and Nitosha (fiancÈ Sean McAndrew) Schiller; loving grandson of Barbara and Don Bigelow and the late Kenneth Miller; dear nephew of Paul (Diana) Miller and James Kupiec; loving uncle of Kaylie, Aleksa, Addison and Paxton; also survived by cousins, numerous friends and his faithful and dear dog, Tank.

Friends may call SUNDAY 4-8 PM at the WATTENGEL Funeral Home, 307 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda, where funeral services will be held Monday at 10:00 AM. Pastor Don Mohr will officiate. Interment will be in Acacia Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Brandon's memory can be made to Crestwood Residence Council c/o Crestwood Healthcare Center, 2600 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14304.

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