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 Melba June <I>Gulick</I> Schaper

Melba June Gulick Schaper

Cleo Springs, Major County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 3 Dec 2006 (aged 88)
Burial Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 111817606 · View Source
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Funeral services for Melba Schaper, 88, were held in the Cleo Springs United Methodist Church at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006. Burial followed in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery northwest of Cleo Springs. Services are under the direction of Wentworth's Mortuary. The Rev. Rich Redinger of the Fairview United Methodist Church, will officiate.

Melba June Gulick Schaper was born June 27, 1918, near Cleo Springs, Okla., to Frank and Alice (Smith) Gulick. She died Dec. 3, 2006.

She was raised in the Cleo Springs area and graduated from Carmen High School in 1936. After moving to California, she met and married Dale K. Schaper on Oct. 13, 1940. They lived in California, Arkansas and Oklahoma. Melba operated a bookkeeping business in Cleo Springs for many years.

Melba was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Dale Schaper, three brothers and one sister, two nieces, and one nephew. She is survived by one son, Gary Schaper and his wife Carol, of Lavaca, Ark.; a daughter, June Loomis of Fairview, Okla.; a daughter, Susan Jeffries and her husband Rick, of Ringwood, Okla.; eight grandchildren, four great-grandchildren-in-law; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Deloris Lynch of Mesa, Arizona; a sister-in-law, Illene Gulick of Ringwood, Okla.; a sister-in-law, Barbara Hoffman of San Antonio, Texas; many cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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  • Created by: Bob Lawrence
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 111817606
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melba June Gulick Schaper (27 Jun 1918–3 Dec 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111817606, citing Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Bob Lawrence (contributor 46882733) .