FISHKILL, N.Y. – George Hupe, a resident of Fishkill, died Wednesday, June 1. He was 90.
Born Sept.23,1925, in Brooklyn, he was the son of the late William Hupe and Margaret Schubert Hupe.
He worked as a jeweler in New York City for a short time before finding a successful career as an engineer with IBM. He served in the U.S. Army with the 10th Mountain Division and received numerous awards, including the Purple Heart and Bronze Star while serving in World War II.
He is survived by his daughter, Diane Zehner; his son, John Hupe; and his grandchildren, Jaeger and Nikolaus Zuck, Heather Acken and Eric Hupe.
Visitation will be Sunday, June 5, at 2 p.m. at Germania of Poughkeepsie, 37 Old Degarmo Road, Arlington. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. A reception will follow.
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