Vincent F. Grupposo
JESUP, Ga. - Vincent F. Grupposo, 86, of Jesup, Ga., passed away early Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, at his residence. Born in Natick to the late Joseph Grupposo and Anatolia Beradini Grupposo, Mr. Grupposo made his home in Waycross, Ga., since 1942, moving to Jesup four years ago.
He served in the United States Army during World War II, and later retired with the National Guard. Mr Grupposo worked for 22 years with Heirs Lumber Company in Waycross, before moving into the insurance field, where he later retired as an agent for Provident Life and Accident Insurance Company, after 20 years of service.
Throughout his life, Mr. Grupposo enjoyed and participated in athletics. He captained the Natick High School basketball team, Class of 1939, later graduating Providence College in Rhode Island, having been on scholarship for the football team. He went on to play baseball with the Waycross Bears.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Miles-Odum Funeral Home. A Mass of the Resurrection to celebrate the life of Vincent F. Grupposo was held Monday, Nov. 24, 2008, in Waycross, Ga. Burial followed in Greenlawn Cemetery.