A Celebration of Life for noted horseman James “J.J.” Crupi is scheduled for Monday, June 10 at the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company auditorium, 1701 S.W. 60th Avenue, Ocala FL, 34474 at 4:30 p.m. Crupi, who passed away Thursday, May 23 at the age of 79, enjoyed a long, distinguished career in the Thoroughbred industry. After spending years successfully training horses in the Northeast, he went to Ocala in 1995 and established Crupi’s New Castle Training Center, where he was responsible for developing many top class horses, both for the races and sales ring.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Ocala Farm Ministry, 489 NW 110th Avenue, Ocala FL 34482, or to the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA), 821 Corporate Drive Lexington, KY 40503. For more information, please call OBS at (352) 237-2154.