March 19, 2011
Friday, March 25, 2011 10:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, March 24, 2011 5 - 7 pm
Margaret Magdalena Leeper, 77 of Urbana, passed away, Saturday, March 19, 2011 in her home.
She was born July 25, 1933 in Richeyville, Pennsylvania the daughter of George and Elizabeth (Belko) Safin.
Margaret was a Stenographer and fingerprint expert for the FBI. Margaret also, owned her own tax preparation business. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and cake decorating.
She is survived by husband, Albert Luellen Leeper of 58 years, her sons, John (Sheila) Leeper of Jacksonville, FL and Thomas (Dan) Leeper of Kailue-Kona, Hawaii, her daughters, Elizabeth (Jim) Rohrer of Urbana, OH and Judith (Howard) Neely of Springfield, OH; 10 grandchildren & 12 great grandchildren; her brothers, George Safin of Roscoe, PA, Frank (Loraine) Safin of Sharon, PA and Joe (Mary) Safin of Chicago, IL , her sisters, Mary Roberts of Kittanning, PA, Julie Kline of Chicago, IL, Katie Vercelli of Western Springs, IL and Helen Jahnke of Mentor, OH and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her son Albert Leeper; her sisters, Betty Yedinak and Annie Ferro and her brother Paul Safin.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, 2011 in the VERNON FUENRAL HOME, Urbana; where a Parastas service will follow at 7:00 p.m. Burial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 25, 2011 in the funeral home with the Archpriest Jakov Rohrer of Our Lady of Kazan Russian Orthodox Church officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Dale Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Kazan Russian Orthodox Church, 218 W. Market St., Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com