Henry D. Casper, Jr., 77 of Olney Street, Seekonk passed away August 5,2020 at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Susan M.(Wagner) Casper. They were in their 53rd year of marriage.
He was the middle son of the late Henry D. Casper and Margaret (Bigos) Casper. He is survived by his eldest brother Daniel Casper of Illinois and younger brother Michael Casper of Fall River.
He was the proud and giving father of Gregory Casper (Sgt. SPD) and his wife Christine and Andrea E. Penacho of Seekonk. He will be deeply missed by his four granddaughters Jocelynne, Brianna, Justine and Olivia.
Born July 30, 1943, in Fall River, Henry was raised in Fall River. He was a proud graduate of Durfee High School and attended The Swain School of Design, graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design. He worked for Kenny Mfg. Co and Stanley Bostitch for many years before becoming the owner & operator of H.D. Casper Marketing and Design. After retiring, he worked for Tasca Automotive and other dealerships transporting cars along the Eastern coast. He was an avid classic and muscle car enthusiast and was a long time collector of model cars. Above all else, his family was everything. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his granddaughters and family dogs.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday August 10,2020 at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Taunton Avenue, Seekonk. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held Sunday August 9,2020 from 4-7PM in the Perry-McStay Funeral Home, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. The guidelines set forth by the Rhode Island Department of Health will be observed. Face coverings are required and only fifteen people will be allowed in the building at a time. In lieu of flowers donations can kindly be made to Hope Hospice & Palliative Care, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.