Jay Gordon Carper

November 11, 1930 ~ February 14, 2018 (age 87)

Jay Gordon Carper, 87, passed away February 14, 2018. Born in Cuyahoga Falls, OH to James and Edna (Myers) Carper, he was a lifelong Akron area resident and served in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Jay retired from O’Neil’s, where he worked as a stock manager. He was very talented at repairing things and never ever gave up on the Cleveland Indians.

Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ann; he will be sadly missed by sister, Shirley (Lee) Wickenheiser; nephews, Doug and Wes.

Private family burial has taken place at Oakwood Cemetery in Cuyahoga Falls. Those who wish may make a donation in Jay’s name to the charity of your choice.





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