Lowell K. Aper
Lowell K. Aper, 90, of Savoy, formerly of Emden, passed away August 16, 2017 at Champaign Regional Rehab.
Visitation will be from 5-7 PM Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln. Funeral services will be at 10AM Thursday, August 24, 2017 also at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Hartsburg Union Cemetery.
Mr. Aper was born November 23, 1926, the son of John and Anna (Luken) Aper. He married Patricia R. Murray on July 10, 1954. She preceded him in death on February 21, 2008.
Mr. Aper is survived by three sons: Michael (Dawn) Aper of Savoy, David Aper of Geneseo, and Stephen (Susan) Aper of St. Louis, MO.
He had 9 grandchildren. He is also survived by 4 brothers and 2 sisters.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 1 grandson, 1 brother and 1 daughter in law.
He served in the United States Army in 1946-1947. He was a member of the Emden Volunteer Fire Department for over 50 years. He also was a Red Cross Blood Donor having donated over 23 gallons.
Memorial donations may be made to the Emden Volunteer Fire Department and will be accepted at the funeral home.