Eppolito, 96, of Crossville, TN, passed away December 26, 2019, at Life Care
Center of Crossville.
He was born
December 19, 1923, in Brant, NY, to Joeseppi and Calogera “Carrie” (Giambrone)
Michael worked as a
General Foreman at Bethlehem Steel for 30 years. He was one of the founding
members of St. Raphael’s Episcopal Church in Crossville. He was also a
65-year Mason in the Fortune Lodge in North Collins, NY.
He is survived by
his wife, Dorothy Eppolito, Crossville, TN; sons, Peter Eppolito and wife
Donna, Monterey, TN and Paul Eppolito, Michigan City, IN; daughter, Kandis
Emmert and husband Richard; step-son, Stephen Batts, Kalamazoo, MI; 10
grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his
parents, Michael is preceded in death by his first wife, Helen Brown; and
eight brothers and sisters, Arthur, Anthony, Victor, Samuel, John and Peter
Eppolito, Sarah Gazetta and Mary DeLaney.
will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 1:00 p.m., at St. Raphael’s
Episcopal Church, with Rev. Tom Schneider officiating.
Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.