William Bumper Piper, Jr.

December 18, 1929 - March 8, 2008

12/18/1929 - 03/08/2008

Past Services

Saturday March 15, 2008
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Shadyside Church of the Nazarene
West 38th Street
Shadyside, OH
Saturday March 15, 2008
1:00 pm
Shadyside Church of the Nazarene
West 38th Street
Shadyside, OH

William “Bumper” Piper Jr, 78, of Shadyside, Ohio, died Saturday, March 8, 2008 in Belmont Community Hospital Bellaire, Ohio.

Bumper was born December 18, 1929 in Stewartsville, Ohio, a son of the late William Wilson and Elizabeth Pollack Piper.

He was retired from International Harvester Company, formerly of Shadyside, A Nazarene by faith and a Korean War Army Veteran.

Preceding him in death were his wife, Patricia Ann White on September 13, 2006, a daughter Patricia Irene “Patsy” Krupa on June 14, 1990 and a sister Mary Grodhaus.

Surviving are three sons, William W. Piper of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Collie Piper of Shadyside, Ohio and Robert “Scrub” Piper of Flushing, Ohio, two daughters, Carol Bob Wells of Bellaire, Ohio and Margaret Darryl Palmer of Shadyside, Ohio, 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

Memorial visitation and service will be held Saturday from noon until time of service at 1p.m. at the Shadyside Church of the Nazarene West 38th Street and Leona Avenue Shadyside, Ohio with Pastor Dennis Hancock officiating.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com

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Amber Piper
8 years ago

Amber,Aziaha and Kenya

Pap you will always be in our hearts

love you

Melissa Smith
8 years ago

May the blessings of love be upon you

May its peace abide with you

May its essence illuminate your heart

Now and forever more….

– Sufi Blessing

8 years ago

Pap, we will remember you always. Love you

Mary Williams Maki
8 years ago

You & Your family have created good childhood memories for me, god bless you all at this time.