Michael Joseph Karpaitis, 61, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Monday, April 10, 2017 at his home. Born February 28, 1956 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of Captain Anthony Joseph Karpaitis, USN (retired) and Barbara Jean Kneezel Karpaitis of Virginia Beach, VA. Michael was a self-employed carpenter and the widower of Kere Karpaitis.
Along with his parents, Michael is survived by a daughter, Michelle Karpaitis; and a sister Lisa Karpaitis McDonnell and husband, Charles all of Virginia Beach, Virginia.
In keeping with Michael’s wishes, there will be no service at this time. Memorial donations may be made to Surfrider Foundation, Outer Banks Chapter (PO Box 1576, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948) or Virginia Beach Chapter (PO Box 66035, Virginia Beach, VA 23466).
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at www.TwifordFH.com.
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