Richard A. Leeper
1938 - 2020
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Richard A. Leeper, 81, of Acme, died Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at his home. He was born Aug. 1, 1938, in Alice, a son of the late John R. and Josephine A. Zimmerman Leeper. He was a graduate of the former Hurst High School. For many years he was owner and operator, along with his brother, of Leeper's Market in Acme, and then was the sole owner in later years. He was a member of the Kecksburg VFD, Kecksburg Sportsmen, Lions Club and he attended the Acme Open Bible Church. He is survived by his wife, Ann F. Hooks Leeper; three children, Richard A. Leeper, of Acme, Lisa Leeper Cesario, of Mt. Pleasant, and John Leeper, of Acme; his grandchildren, Edward Leeper and his wife, Nadine, Megan Roupe and her husband, Adam, Nathan Zufall and his wife, Kristen, Amber Manzi and her husband, Chris, Ana Barkley and her husband, Heath, Aaron Cesario and Calan Leeper; and eight great-grandchildren. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Donald Leeper. Due to the Covid-19 national emergency, there will be no public viewing with private interment in the Mt. Joy Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 406 E. Washington St., Mt. Pleasant. To offer a condolence or remembrance, please visit

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Published in Greensburg Tribune Review on Mar. 26, 2020.
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March 30, 2020
Out deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of Richard Leeper from the Members of the Kecksburg V.F.D. And Kecsburg Rescue Squad. May God Bless you in this time of need.
ronnie struble
March 29, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Evelyn Miller
March 29, 2020
To the Leeper family. Please accept my warmest and sincere condolences at this very sad time. My prayers are with you!
Trisha Hall
March 29, 2020
Trisha Miller
March 28, 2020
John and Arianna,
Deepest sympathies to you and your family. You are in our prayers and thoughts. May you feel God's comfort in this time of sadness. With love, Brenda Ansell
March 27, 2020
You have our Deepest Sympathy. How we remember so at Leepers market and at Kecksburg, always giving a helping hand. He will be missed by you all.
George Jeanne and Dawn Pollock
March 26, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Allen and Nadine Miller
March 25, 2020
Prayers to the family ❤
John & Kathleen Poole
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