Richard Allen Kapuga, age 68, of Columbia, Tenn., passed away Feb. 14, 2017.
He was a self-employed contractor for 31 years, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and a member of Grace Church of the Nazarene in Columbia.
He was preceded in death by parents, Jacob and Ann Ellen Sila Kapuga; and brothers, Roy Michael and Jacob Frank Kapuga. Survived by wife of 39 years, Betty Vincent Kapuga; daughters, Carrie (Bryan) Hay and Katie (Brent) Turner; brother, Ronald (Cathy) Kapuga; sister, Rita (Phil) Phipps; and grandchildren, Wally, Kieden and Hudson Hay.
Funeral service will be conducted beginning at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at Spring Hill Memorial Funeral Home, with Pastor Mark Lindstrom officiating. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Interment Spring Hill Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Integrated Community Ministries, 4837 Rattlesnake Ridge Rd., Stearns, KY 42647. Visitation 4-8 p.m. on Thursday and one hour prior to the service at SPRING HILL MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME. 931 486-0059.