Obituary of Robert Lepper
May 5, 1940 - February 26, 2022
Robert “Denny” Lepper. Age 81 of Southgate.
Beloved husband of Kitty. Loving father of Joe (Lois) Hill, Anneliese (Patrick) Pearson, Kimberly (Mark) Davis, Diana Gerlica and Donna (Marty) Labut. Dearest brother of Al Lepper and Shirley Woods. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Robert “Denny” Lepper graduated from Southwestern High School in Detroit in the late 50’s. He retired from Ford Motor Company Woodhaven Stamping Plant in 1997 at the age of 57. Denny was a hi lo driver during his career at Ford’s.
Enlisted in the US Army in March of 1959. He was a welder blacksmith during his 3 years of service. Denny earned the Good Combat Medal 1st Award MM Carbine.
Denny enjoyed many interests which included parachuting, scuba diving, dirt bikes, boating and fishing, golfing and late in life he learned to fly a small aircraft.
Denny will be remembered for his no nonsense truthful attitude. He was also very kind and loved animals.
John Molnar, Sr. opened the Detroit Hungarian Funeral Home, now the Molnar Funeral Homes, in 1923. The funeral home began in his home until relocating across the street to it's Delray location at 8623 Dearborn Avenue, in 1936. He had a strong work ethic and believed that you should never stop learning...