Joseph E. Zupansic Sr., 75, of Largo, Fla., formerly of Minonk, died Sunday (Dec. 14, 2003) at Largo Medical Center, Largo.
He was born in Minonk and moved to Largo in 1962 from Champaign.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Marguerite; four sons, Joseph E. Jr., Easley, S.C.; Daniel G. and James M., both of Seminole, Fla.; and Thomas A., New Port Richey, Fla.; four daughters, Victoria A. Buchler, Odessa, Fla.; Patricia K. Siegle and Susan F. Laramee, both of Largo, Fla.; and Rev. Mary E. Zupansic, Merrill, Wis.; two brothers, Michael, Dunnellon, Fla.; and John, Streator; a sister, Matilda Zupansic, Minonk; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was founder and owner of Skinee Dip Pools, Largo, Fla. He was a member, eucharistic minister and vice president of the Holy Name Society at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Largo.
Arrangements were by Moss Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.