Born: April 08, 1927
Died: October 07, 2012
John A. Casper age 85 of West Bend died Sunday, October 7, 2012 at the Samaritan Health Center in West Bend. He was born April 8, 1927 in Milwaukee to the late Alexander and Cecelia (nee Fischer) Casper.
John worked at Lochen’s in Newburg for many years, retiring in 1989. Following his retirement he enjoyed spending the winters in Texas.
He liked to sing and sang in the church choir and with the Cedar Singers. He was an avid fisherman and liked bowling and playing baseball.
John is survived by his 7 children: Nancy (Randy) Klabunde of Port Washington, Steve (Karen) of Oshkosh, Amy Shaver of West Bend, Lora (Tom) Pence of Okemos, MI, Kim (Cindy) of Cedar Creek, TX, Scott (Linda) of Austin, TX and Dawn (Ted) Fischer of Port Washington, 19 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by his siblings: Bernice Odgers of Hartford, Carole Sauer of Watertown and Philip Casper of West Bend, his sister-in-law Anne Casper of West Bend and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Alex and Cecelia Casper, his son-in-law Frank B. Shaver Jr., his sister Elayne Dillie, his brother Herman Casper, his sister-in-law Janet Casper and 2 brothers-in-law Don Odgers and Dave Sauer.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, October 12, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg with Rev. Kevin Kowalske presiding. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, at the church only from 10:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.