1948 – 2015
TOGUS — Harold C. Schepers, 67, of Auburn, passed away at the V.A. Medical Center in Togus on Friday, Aug. 21.
He was born in Dubois, Ind., on Feb. 14, 1948, the son of the late Henry and Ardella (Theising) Schepers.
Harold was educated in Indiana schools and graduated from Dubois High School. He then went on to serve his country in the U.S. Air Force.
He married his wife, the former Cecile Chouinard, on May 6, 1973, in St. Jacques Church, Canada.
He was a member of the Prince of Peace Parish and a Knights of Columbus, Third Degree member.
Harold was a retired Auburn firefighter and later worked for various gas companies and for the Murphy Homes.
He enjoyed gardening, nature walks and bird watching.
Besides his wife, Cecile, of Auburn, he is survived by three sons, Mark Schepers, Steve Schepers and Russell Wolff; one daughter, Lucille Schepers; a sister, Monica Jahn; a brother, Ralph Schepers; and five grandchildren.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Herbert and Jerome Schepers.
Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com.