302-478-7100 Wilmington & Hockessin, DE

John J. Karpovich, II

It is with heavy hearts that we have to say goodbye to a loving son, father, brother and friend. John J. Karpovich, II of Wilmington passed away on November 23, 2018.

John graduated from John Dickinson High School and attended Goldy Beacom College. He worked for Verizon in the Communications Department.

He enjoyed physical activity. He liked fishing, football, his dogs and cooking.

John was preceded in death by his father John J. Karpovich, Sr. He is survived by his mother Theresa Karpovich, his children Jessica Marie and John Joseph III, his siblings Michele Karpovich-Staib (Ron), Felicia Paris, and Alicia Wiest (Rob), many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and Michele Miller-Karpovich, the mother of his children and friend.

Funeral Services


Relatives and friends may call at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 7200 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, Delaware 19707 on Tuesday November 26, 2018 from 10-11 am. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 am. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions made in his name to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, 100 West 10th Street, Suite 1103, Wilmington, Delaware 19801 or the above named church.



    kevin williiams writes,
    my condolences go out to the family of John Karpovich. John was only my coworker but great friend. He was a great person and he truly will be missed.
    11/25/2018 01:33 pm
    Andrew Mallory and Eileen Arguelles lit a candle and writes,
    ***Sorry for your loss...Myself and Eileen worked with John for the last 18 years...He was a great person, friend and co-worker...We will miss him and his smile tremendously...Rest in peace Karp...
    11/25/2018 01:37 pm
    Josie Reader lit a candle and writes,
    I am so sorry that John left so early. I had just spoken to him and he was in a wonderful frame of mind and feeling very positive for the future. I will miss him and the wonderful friendship and great conversations we had along with his sense of humor. Sincerely, Josie Reader
    11/25/2018 02:11 pm
    Eric lit a candle and writes,
    RIP buddy, great dispatcher and friend. Many prayers for you family.
    11/25/2018 02:15 pm
    Julie Brzozowski writes,
    John, I'm so glad to have been part of each other's lives. You were a good friend and will be missed. Hope you enjoyed the crabs over the summer. Mrs K, Michelle, Felicia and Alicia ... I'm so sorry about John's passing, but I hope he's at peace now.
    11/26/2018 10:07 am
    Sandi Ciosek lit a candle and writes,
    Theresa, I was so sorry to read about John. No mother should ever have to deal with losing a child. My most sincere condolences. Sandi Ciosek, Sheridan Square
    11/26/2018 01:20 pm
    DONNA & JIM GILBERT lit a candle and writes,
    11/27/2018 03:41 pm
    Kelly Buterbaugh lit a candle and writes,
    My condolences go out to “The Karpovich Family” I am so truly sorry for your loss..... John will be missed by so many ....... he had a way of making people laugh... May he Rest In Peace...... Kelly Buterbaugh
    11/27/2018 04:45 pm

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