William P. Klepper

William P. Klepper, 64, of Newville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at his home.

Born Oct. 10, 1955, in Lock Haven, he was the son of the late Vance C. and Gloria (Nolan) Klepper.

William was a 1973 graduate of Lock Haven High School. He then attended Lock Haven University, earning his Bachelor of Science degree in Education along with his Elementary Special Education Certification in 1978 and later his Master’s degree.

William was a teacher with the Big Spring School District from 1979 until his retirement in 2009. During his time there, he coached football, as well as the Special Olympics team. He was also a timekeeper at various athletic events.

When living in Lock Haven, he attended United Evangelical Lutheran Church.

William was a sports enthusiast, playing tennis and golf, as well as holding season tickets for both Penn State football and basketball.

He enjoyed playing card games, traveling and was a cat-lover.

Surviving are three sisters, Mary (Keith) Masden of Florida, Carolyn (Dean) Conrad of Lock Haven and Jean (William) Powers of Beech Creek; three nephews, Christopher and Michael Masden and William Powers; three nieces, Jessica

Templeton, Ashley (Tim) Snyder and Melissa (Franklin) Probst; and two beloved cats, Pawne and Cooper.

A Memorial Service will be held at Noon Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Donald G. Walker Funeral Home Inc., 231 High St., Flemington, Pa. 17745, with Rev. Karl Runser III officiating. Inurnment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park.

Friends and family will be received at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020.

Memorial contributions in William’s name may be made to the Clinton County S.P.C.A. through the funeral home.

Online condolences may be given by visiting: www.donaldwalkerfuneralhome.com.

 

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