Gary Lupinacci, a resident of Norwalk, CT, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at Norwalk Hospital.  Born on March 13, 1958 in Stamford, CT, he was the son of Vincent J. and Mary (Kocak) Lupinacci of Darien.  He was 54.

Gary loved being around people especially his family.  Besides his parents, he is survived by six brothers and sisters, Paul Lupinacci and his wife Elizabeth of Yardley, PA; Debra Lupinacci of Darien; David Lupinacci and his wife Stephanie of Norwalk; Susan Gottlieb and her husband Steven of Stratford, CT; Steven Lupinacci and his wife Andrea of Westport, CT and Kevin Lupinacci and his wife Jennifer of New Hartford, CT.  He is also survived by nine nieces and nephews, Benjamin, Anna, Emily, Mary, Zachary, Joseph, Domenick, Erika and Matthew.

The family will receive friends at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien on Thursday, October 11, 2012 from 4 to  8 p.m.  A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Thomas More R.C. Church, 374 Middlesex Road, Darien on Friday, October 12, 2012 at  10:30 AM.  Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Friends of Lower Fairfield County Regional Center, 146 Silvermine Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850.