John William KrumanockerJune 16, 2010
Troy - John William Krumanocker, 72, of Fairlawn Lane, passed away suddenly, but peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family on June 16, 2010.
A lifetime resident of his beloved city of Troy, John was the son of the late Helen Adele Miller Krumanocker and Lawrence Krumanocker. He was the husband of Robin Obrecht Krumanocker, father of Klaus Cord Krumanocker, Zane Obrecht Krumanocker, Ian Robert Krumanocker and Zoe Nicole Krumanocker. He is survived by a brother William Krumanocker of Madiera Beach Fla., and sisters Linda (John) Gibbons of Plymouth Mass., June (William) Donovan of Johnsonville and Liza (Joseph) Angley and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Bruce (Gina) Krumanocker of Cherry Hill New Jersey.
John was a loving and devoted husband, father and friend. John and Robin were life partners who celebrated twenty-five wonderful years of marriage June 16, 2010. He derived immense pleasure and pride from his children who he loved dearly.
John embodied a joyful spirit. He greeted the world and anyone he met, with a warm, heartfelt smile.
John was an employee of the Niagara Mohawk Power Company for more than three decades. While his time there was well served, the work that John will be remembered most for is as a benevolent property owner and landlord in the city of Troy. As a testament to the respect and care John showed as a landlord, he has tenants who have remained with him for over 30 years. John proudly served in the United States Army as a part of their counterintelligence program in the early 1960's.
John was a civic- minded individual who spent countless hours in volunteer service. Some of his many activities included being a Troy Lion for over three decades, member of the Brunswick Soccer Club Board of Directors, the Troy Area United Ministries Board, the Martin Luther King Committee, and an Elder and Trustee of the First United Presbyterian Church of Troy.
Funeral service will be held Monday at 10:00 AM at the 1st United Presbyterian Church of Troy 1915 Fifth Avenue Troy with Rev. Alexandra Lusak , Pastor, officiating.
Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc. 276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Sunday from 4-7 PM.
Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery Troy.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of John W. Krumanocker to the Lions Club International Foundation, Department 454, Carol Stream, IL 60122 or Troy Area United Ministries, 392 2nd Street, Troy, NY 12180.