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John M. Keprios

John (Jack) M. Keprios, age 86, born Nov. 11, 1926, of Brainerd, Minn., passed away Nov. 3, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Lilly; his brother, Norman (Joelle) Keprios; his daughter, Nancy (Steve) Lindenberg; his son, John (Jan) Keprios; he is also survived by grandchildren, Rebecca Lindenberg, Emily (Tony) Zucarro, Jason Keprios, Angela Keprios, Kyle Keprios; and great-granddaughter, Akira Keprios; as well as many relatives and friends.

Jack Keprios is preceded in death by his son, Steven Keprios; his father, Michael Keprios; mother, Norma Keprios; and his brothers, Peter Keprios, Theodore (Bud) Keprios and George Keprios.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota in Business Administration, served in the United States Navy from Oct. 11, 1944, to July 12, 1946, and was honorably discharged at the rank of Seaman First Class Airman. He worked at Honeywell for 37 years.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, 1 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 30985 Front St., Pequot Lakes, MN 56472, 218-568-4670. There will be visitation one hour prior to the service with burial immediately following the service at Our Savior’s Cemetery and lunch following the brief burial. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.