EAST FISHKILL - Vince Skrapits, 84, died peacefully at his home on October 25, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Szentpéterfa, Hungary in 1936, he was one of twelve children of Ferencz and Maria (Jany) Skrapits. Vince was employed as a carpenter with NY District Council of Carpenters Local #246. He was a parishioner of St. Columba Church, and was a member of the St. Peter and Paul NY Association.
On January 23, 1960 in Eastern, PA, Vince married Jolan who survives. He is also survived by his daughters and their husbands, Barbara and Francis, and Anna and Christopher; his grandchildren, Patrick (and Deirdre), Vincent, Anna, Daniel, Matthew, and Julianna; his great-granddaughter, Amelia; his siblings, Erzsebet, Anna, Karoly, Marton, Janos, and many nieces and nephews. Vince was predeceased by his son, Vincent Anthony, on October 8, 2006 as well as several siblings, Franz, Istvan, Pius, Theresa, Miklos, and Catharina.
A private Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Columba Church followed by interment in St. Denis Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Columba Church, PO Box 428, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533.
A memorial service will be held in the future.