We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at William D. Elkin Funeral Home
Terry L. Leeper, age 71, of Lawrence Park, passed away on Monday December 27, 2021 at his residence. He was born on October 17, 1950 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Arnold Lee and Anna Jean Crosby Leeper. Terry graduated from Harborcreek High School and was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the United States Marine Corps as an Aircraft & Engine Mechanic. He was formerly employed at General Electric in Erie for over 30 years. Terry was a member of the American Legion and H.O.G. Motorcycle Club. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and was a Harley Davidson enthusiast. Terry was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Trudy Leeper; sister, Jeanne Leeper; significant other, Kathy Young; and step-grandson, Stephen Beardsley. He is survived by his son, Michael Leeper and wife Gretchen; step-daughters, Kristine Lanphere and Suzette Calhoun; brothers, Arnold Wayne and David Leeper; grandchildren, Salyn, Kayla, and Trent; and his best friend, Harley. A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, January 6, 2022 from noon till 2:00 p.m. at the Wesleyville American Legion Post 571. A Full Military Honor Military Service will take place at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wesleyville American Legion, Post 571, 1917 Eastern Ave, Erie, PA 16510.