Don Charles Hepker (1931 - 2013)


COGGON – Don Charles Hepker, 81, of rural Coggon died suddenly at his home on Tuesday, March 5.
Don was born on April 23, 1931, near Toddville, the son of Walter (Pete) and Olive G. (Oliphant) Hepker.
He was united in marriage to Mariann Kaufman on June 13, 1964 in Davenport.
He is survived by four children He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mariann on Feb. 2, 2011, a brother LeRoy Hepker, and two sisters; Ruby Andrews, and Berdina Ulrich.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at the Reiff Funeral Home & Crematory, Independence, IA with Rev. Sheri Andersen officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date. Friends may call from 1 p.m. till services Saturday at the funeral home.
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Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Mar. 18 to Apr. 6, 2013