August 23, 1915 ~ October 3, 2000
Suddenly on Oct. 3, 2000, Walter J. Krempa, beloved husband of Dorothy Koelle Krempa for fifty five years of 42 Haverford St., Hamden. Father of Robert Krempa of Ashland, MA and David Krempa of Daphne, AL, brother of Edmund Krempa of Haverford, PA and the late Albert Krempa. Also survived by 3 grandsons, 2 granddaughters and a great-grandson. He was born in New Haven, Aug. 23, 1915, son of the late Charles and Amelia Sowinski Krempa. He served in the US Army during WW II and worked in Insurance and Stocks. Before his retirement he was a trust officer at the former City Trust Bank. A charter member of the New Haven Jaycees, past chairman of the Pop's Concerts, an avid golfer at Laurel View County Club, past president of the former Edgewood Club and he was a member of St. Rita Men's Club. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, Friday Oct. 6 at 10 A.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Rita Church at 10:30 A.M. Friends may call Thursday (TODAY) from 4 to 7 P.M. Contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, 450 George St., New Haven 06511.