UPENIEKS, KENNETH

74, of Bayonne, passed away with loved ones by his side on December 21, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Skip served his country proudly in the US Army and later worked as a plumber for many years, as well as owning and operating Herbert’s Army/Navy Store in Bayonne with his wife Maria (nee: Provenzano) Upenieks. Skip was pre-deceased by his brother Dennis and surviving him are his granddaughter Erica Calders, his brother Robert, his sisters Joyce & Wendy, his father in-law Joseph Provenzano Sr., brothers in-law Louis Provenzano and wife Jane and Joseph Provenzano Jr. and a host of other family members and friends. In lieu of flowers, please donate in Skip’s memory to The Wounded Warriors Project with envelopes available at the funeral home or with a link found at www.MigliaccioFuneralHome.com. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.