Curtis L Leeper, 86, of Anderson, passed away Sept. 6, 2017 at his residence in Anderson. He was born on May 10, 1931 in Waterloo, Iowa.
Curtis graduated from Longville High School in Longville, MN, Class of 1949.
He was U.S. Air Force veteran who served during the Korean War.
He retired as a computer engineer for Unisys in Indianapolis.
He was a lifetime member of the N.R.A., and also a member of M.N.L.R.A, N.B.R.S.A., and formerly a member of Kiwanis Club and various conservation clubs. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, and traveler. He also enjoyed sitting dockside on Lake Wabedo in Minnesota with his wife Sandra.
Curtis is survived by his grandson, Scott (Ashley) Leeper of South Bend; granddaughter, Jennifer (Edward) Montgomery of Mishawaka;, grandson, Jason Gilman of Bristol; granddaughter, Racheal Gilman of Ludington, MI; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by father, Harold Leeper; mother, Hazel Leeper; wife, Sandra Leeper; son, Brian S Leeper, Sr.; and daughter, Sherry Gilman.
Special heartfelt thanks to Sherry, his other granddaughter, his caregiver, for all of her time, dedication and companionship to Curtis and Sandra.
Visitation will be held Tuesday 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St. Anderson.
Services will be Tuesday 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Joe Huff officiating.
Graveside Services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, with burial taken place at West Ridge Park Cemetery, Indianapolis.
Memorial contributions may be made to 22 Until None or National Rifle Association.
Published on September 9, 2017