Richard ‘Dick’ Merle Klepper

January 10, 2023
In loving memory ~
Richard ‘Dick’ Merle Klepper, late of Salmon Arm, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at the age of 80 years.
He will always be loved and remembered by his daughter Missy (Nick) MacKintosh; sons Brent (Roxann) and Vance (Michele); as well as 5 grandchildren Evan MacKintosh, Alex, Ty, Cheyenne and Colbey. He is also survived by his siblings; Donna Lea Ginther, Danny (Linda) and Wayne (Bernice) as well as other relatives and many friends. He was predeceased by his parents Merle and Catherine, brother Garry and brother-in-law Max.
Dick owned and operated Dick Klepper Trucking for many years. He loved to golf and was often heard saying, “Get in the hole, you stupid son of a bitch.” Dick travelled many times to Palm Springs where he also loved to golf with his sons and close friends. He had a great sense of humor which has been passed down to his kids. Dick was known to have a very generous spirit and loved a good bottle of Crown.
A private family golf tournament will be hosted in his honor.
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