Richard Earnest Leeper

Written by Theresa Rose on September 26, 2016

Richard Earnest Leeper, 79, of Mt. Pleasant passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2016, at the Keosauqua Health Care Center, having suffered with Parkinson’s for many years.

Memorial Services will be held at 10:00 on Friday, September 30, 2016, at the Salem Friends Church in Salem, with Rev. Jared Haley officiating.  Inurnment will be in the Cedar Creek Friends Cemetery.  Memorials may be directed to the Cedar Creek Friends Cemetery or to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research in his memory.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant is handling the arrangements.