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Karafa, James S.
James S. Karafa
James S. Karafa, 40, of 124 Orland street, an employe[sic] of the Schaefer Brewing Company, died yesterday in St. Vincent's hospital.
Services will take place Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the John Lesko and Son funeral home, 1390 Fairfield avenue, and at 9 o'clock in St. Stephen's church with a solemn requiem Mass. Burial will be in St. Michael's cemetery.
A native of Bridgeport, Mr. Karafa was an Army veteran of World War 11, having served in the South Pacific. He had been a member of the National Guard prior to entering the Army.
Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Susana Karafa, of Bridgeport; two brothers, Stephen J., of Fairfield, and John A. Karafa, of Bridgeport; two sisters, Mrs. Edward Arendt and Miss Betty Karafa of Bridgeport; five nieces, three nephews and an aunt, Mrs. John Toth, of Bridgeport.
The Bridgeport Post, Bridgeport, CT 26 Nov 1956