Obituary of Felix Junior Holipski Jr
Felix "Junior" Holipski, Jr., 77, of Kingwood, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at home surrounded by his family.
He was born in Reedsville, WV on July 31, 1945, a son of the late Felix Holipski, Sr. and Dessie (Stonebreaker) Holipski.
Felix was a loving brother, uncle and friend. He was a graduate of Valley High School. Felix served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam war. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with two Bronze Service Stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Purple Heart. Felix enjoyed fishing, jigsaw puzzles and his spicy gum drops and bite size Snickers.
He is survived by his brother, Johnny Holipsky, two nieces, Christy Holipiski and April Batton; two nephews, Ray Batton and Brian Batton; one great niece, Taylor Kershner and one great nephew, Gavin Pitzer; his companion, Marie Sites; caretaker, Evelyn Molisee and extended family, Marie Sites, Francis Titchnell, Eric and Corey Molisee and Haven and Gage Molisee.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank, Butch and Ernest Holipski; one sister, Mildred Batton and one nephew, Roy Batton.
To honor his wishes the Field Funeral Home in Masontown will provide cremation services. Inurnment will follow in the WV National Cemetery in Pruntytown, WV at a later date.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516 or the Masontown VFW Post #1589, PO Box 524, Masontown, WV 26542.
Condolences may be extended online to the family at www.fieldfuneralhome.com.