LEEPER, Carmel A., 80, of Mingo Junction, OH, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2012 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH.
She was born October 28, 1932 in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of the late Christy and Mary (Cottone) Leeper.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter, Christine M. "Tina" Leeper in 2006; a sister, Frances Colabella; and a brother, Frank Leeper. Carmel was retired from the Laundry Department at the former Ohio Valley Hospital in Steubenville. She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church; the Mingo Senior Citizens Center; and the Democratic Womens Club. Carmel was also an avid Notre Dame and Steelers Fan.
Surviving are her brother, Anthony "Tony" Leeper Sr. of Mingo Junction; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Mingo, on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the time of her Funeral Liturgy with Mass at 11 a.m., with Rev. Fr. James M. Dunfee, celebrant. Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Steubenville.
Arrangements were entrusted to Wheeler Funeral Home, 101 Longview Ave., Mingo.
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