Anthony Leeper Sr.

Anthony T. Leeper Sr., 77, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017, at Trinity Medical West in Steubenville, Ohio.

He was born July 29, 1940, in Steubenville, Ohio, a son of the late Christy and Mary (Qottone) Leeper. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Leeper; and two sisters, Carmel A. Leeper and Frances Colabella.

Tony worked in various management positions in the retail industry and he also worked security. He was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church.

He enjoyed spending time with his beer drinking buddies, walking 5-10 miles a day and he was a huge Pittsburgh Steelers and Notre Dame fan.

Surviving are a son, Anthony T. “Tony” Leeper Jr. and his fiancee, Tracy Connor of Vermillion, OH; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the care of Wheeler Funeral Homes, Mingo Junction, OH.

Offer condolences at www.wheelerfuneralhomes .com.