Mr. Ervin S. Casper age 96 of New Tazewell was born June 24, 1921 and passed away May 8, 2018 at his home with his loving family around him. He was a veteran of World War II and served in the U.S. Army. He was an Army MP for 4 ½ years. He served in the European African Middle Eastern Campaign, The American Campaign, The World War II Victory and received the Good Conduct Medal. He was Head Manager for the Kaufmann Corporation for 37 years in shipping and receiving. He loved his family and his country. He had a great passion for music.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Albert Kasprzak and Lottie Kasprzak
He is survived by his: His loving wife of 71 years: Clara Casper
Daughter: Jean Riecker and husband Ralph of Northville MI
Sons: Jim Casper and wife of New Tazewell TN
Robert Casper of Detroit MI
Grandchildren: Kimberly Casper
Gary Francis and wife Carol
Jim Casper Jr. and wife Ruth
Great Grandchildren: Darren, Kyle and Brian Francis
Miles and Noah Casper
Annika and Drew Dyczkowski
And a host of other loving relatives and friends
Military Honors will be conducted Friday May 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM at the Tennessee Veterans Cemetery 2200 Gov. John Sevier Hwy Knoxville TN 37920.
~Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family~