George Kepcher Jr. of Ridgefield, a  building contractor, died Sunday, April 21. He was 45 years old.

A native of Hastings on Hudson, N.Y. Mr. Kepcher grew up there and graduate from the State University of New York at Delhi. He specialized in homebuilding in Westchester County.

A Ridgefielder for 11 years, Mr. Kepcher is a former Ridgefield Little League coach.

Survivors include his two children, Connor and Cassidy; two sisters, Lynn Quintanilla of North Carolina and Deborah Russomano of Pennsylvania.

A Celebration of Life will take place Wednesday, April 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Community Center.

Contributions in his memory may be made to Connor and Cassidy’s education fund, with donations made out to “Scholars Edge,” Wells Fargo Advisors, attn: Scott Kelley, 450 Post Road East, Westport CT 06880.

A memorial service will take place  in Hastings on Hudson, NY in the near future.