Harry R. Piepiora

Passed away on July 05, 2015
Harry R. Piepiora, 71, of West Bridgewater passed away surrounded by his loved ones after a long and courageous battle with cancer on July 4th.  Born and raised in South Boston he was son of the late Harry and Josephine (Lasik) Piepiora. Harry was in the Naval Air Reserves.  He graduated from Franklin Institute and was an engineer with the Polaroid Corporation for over 30 years before he retired.  He was part owner of Dorbill Stables in Bridgewater.  He enjoyed fishing, loved his collection of antique Fords and going to car shows.  He also enjoyed spending winters at his home in West Palm Beach, FL. He was the devoted father of Robert Piepiora of West Bridgewater, Lynne O’Sullivan and her husband Richard of East Bridgewater and the cherished grandfather of Mya and Leah O’Sullivan.  He was the longtime companion of Patricia Cullen of Bridgewater. Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St. Bridgewater on Wed. July 8th at 8:30am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 103 Center St., Bridgewater.  Burial will be private. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday evening from 4-8 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to St. Joseph's Manor, 215 Thatcher St. , Brockton, MA 02302