Jeffery Harper, age
62 of Chesterton, passed away on March 22, 2020.
He was born on
October 23, 1957, to Richard and Helen Harper in Harrison, OH. He attended
high school at Tri-County. Jeffery worked as an Operations Facility Manager
for Frick Services. He was employed by them for 33 years.
On August 7, 2002,
he married Karen Koss. Jeffery and Karen lived in Chesterton, IN.
Jeffery is survived
by his wife, Karen Sue Harper, brother, Richard N. (Barb) Harper, sisters,
Cynthia A. (Steve) Goodwin, Donna G. (Angie) Harper, son, Joshua A. (Britt)
Harper, daughter, Meghan E. (Kyle) Goranson, daughter, Crystal M. (James)
Ridley, daughter, Justine J. Warpinski and son, Robert M. Borski. His pride
and joy are his grandchildren, Ruthie, Luke, Lincoln, Rowen and Lena.
Karen is proud that
Jeff chose to be a life donor.
He was a member of
Lions Club of Chesterton. Jeff had a love for helping others, doing anything
he could to make people's lives easier. Included helping with the men's
shelter at church, Rebuilding Together and just too much to mention. He
loved camping with Karen and his family. It didn't matter if it was hiking,
canoeing, biking or just sitting by the fire. Jeff loved being with his
family and thanking God for His gifts.
Jeff was a farmer
at heart and grew up farming with his father. His love continued though out
his life. He shared his love of farming and farm equipment with his
grandchildren. He loved yard work and being outside.
Due to the world
events, the Harper Family is having a private memorial service for Jeff.
There will be a Live Stream link given to friends and family.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
Online condolences may be made to the family at