Ervin Casper

Obituary of Ervin S. Casper

Mr. Ervin S. Casper age 96 of New Tazewell was born June 24, 1921 and  passed away May 8, 2018 at his home with his loving family around him. He was a veteran of World War II and served in the U.S. Army.  He was an Army MP for 4 ½ years. He served in the European African Middle Eastern Campaign, The American Campaign, The World War II Victory and received the Good Conduct Medal. He was Head Manager for the Kaufmann Corporation for 37 years in shipping and receiving. He loved his family and his country. He had a great passion for music.


He was preceded in death by his:

Parents:  Albert Kasprzak and Lottie Kasprzak


He is survived by his:
His loving wife of 71 years: Clara Casper

Daughter: Jean Riecker and husband Ralph of Northville MI

Sons:  Jim Casper and wife of New Tazewell TN

Robert Casper of Detroit MI

Grandchildren: Kimberly Casper

Gary Francis and wife Carol

Jim Casper Jr. and wife Ruth

Kelly Casper

Great Grandchildren: Darren, Kyle and Brian Francis

Miles and Noah Casper

Annika and Drew Dyczkowski


And a host of other loving relatives and friends


Military Honors will be conducted Friday May 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM at the Tennessee Veterans Cemetery 2200 Gov. John Sevier Hwy Knoxville TN 37920.


~Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored  to be serving the family~