Roger Morris Capper
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Friday, March 07, 2008
Location: 9:45 a.m., in Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 77
Date of Birth: Wednesday, June 11, 1930
Birth place:
Branch: Navy
Service: Korean Conflict
Father: Harry G. Capper  
Mother: Helen Grace Dowell  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Monticello, Indiana for the last fifty-two (52) years, coming here from Delphi, Indiana
Funeral Date: Monday, March 10, 2008
Funeral Location: 10:30 a.m., at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana
Clergy: Pastor Steve Smith of the Calvary Temple Church of Monticello, Indiana officiating.
Burial will take place: Graveside Service will be at 3:00 p.m., Monday, March 10, 2008, at the Citizens / Zion Cemetery in Flora, Indiana
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Sunday, March 9, 2008 at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Roger had lived in the Monticello, Indiana community for the last fifty-two (52) years, coming here from Delphi, Indiana. He received all of his education from Delphi High School in Delphi, Indiana. Roger had worked at the the former Globe Valve Corporation in Delphi, Indiana for forty-three and a half years (43 1/2) years. He had worked in the Core Room, retiring in 1993. Roger was a member of the Clavary Temple Church in Monticello, Indiana. He was a United States Navy Veteran, serving from January 4, 1951 to October 4, 1954, during the Korean Conflict.
Special Services: Full Military Rites will be conducted by the Honor Guard of the American Legion, VFW and AmVets Posts, all of Monticello, Indiana immediately following the funeral service at the funeral home.
Memorial Information: May be given to the Calvary Temple Church of Monticello, Indiana, or to the White County Chapter of the American Cancer Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On March 26, 1955, in Delphi, Indiana, he married Edna L. Hathaway. She survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Edna L. Capper, of Monticello, Indiana;

Daughter,
Penny L. (husband Marion) Rector, of Henderson, Nevada;

Son,
Terry M. (wife Debra) Capper of Monticello, Indiana;

Sister,
Norma (husband Roger) Cain, of Lafayette, Indiana;

Brother,
Jerry (wife Virginia) Capper, of Garland, Texas;

Granddaughter,
Samantha Rector, of Henderson, Nevada;

Grandsons,
Scott Rector, of Las Vegas, Nevada, and
Derrick, Shawn, and Brevin Capper, all of Monticello, Indiana;

Great Granddaughters,
Brooklyn and Taylor Beard of Henderson, Nevada;

Great Grandson,
Marcus Wiley, of Henderson, Nevada.

Preceded in Death:
Infant Daughter, Patty Sue Capper;
Sister, Janis Gillum;
Brothers, Marvin and Bradley Capper.
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home