Born in Boston, MA to John F. Lepor, Sr. and Mary Lepor. Jack moved to Cleveland, OH at age 5 and resided there for 26 years. He attended Lakewood High School, where he was a 3 year letterman in football, basketball and baseball. Upon graduating, he accepted a football scholarship from Indiana University and was a member of Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity. Jack enlisted in the U.S. Army in the Korean War Era in 1954. Jack and Sandy married in 1960, they moved to Pittsburgh, PA in 1961 and then to Birmingham, AL in 1988. He was employed for 40 years as a salesman for Bestform-Lily of France Lingerie, Inc. Upon retiring, Jack then went on to work for the Birmingham Barons Baseball Club for two seasons. Jack volunteered his services at Meals on Wheels, Better Basics Reading Intervention and his favorite, the Birmingham Veterans Hospital, visiting and talking with the hospitalized veterans. Jack is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Lorraine Picard. Jack is also survived by, in his own words "my true love of my life and my very best pal", his wife of 60 years, Sandy Lepor. He also leaves three daughters, Laura, of Helena, AL, Lisa of Birmingham, AL and Leslie of Melbourne, FL; grandchildren Andrew, Madison and Holly; great-granddaughter Lillian; a wonderful niece, Linda McLean (Glenn ), and nephew, Andrew McLean of Great Falls VA . A funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church on March 18, 2021. Visitation will be at 9 am, followed by a mass at 10 am. The United States Army Honor Guard will honor Mr. John Francis Lepor, Jr. Burial will take place at Southern Heritage Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Disabled American Veterans
Service Trust, Cold Spring, KY 41076 or Tunnel to Towers Foundation, Staten Island, NY 10306.