Adrian – Hew Don Raper, age 74, of Adrian, passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at his home. He was born on January 11, 1947, in Russellville, AL, the son of Glaney and Lois (Mann) Raper. He graduated of Madison High School in 1965. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from March 1, 1965, until February 2, 1972. On September 23, 2006, in Adrian he married Kimberly A. McMahon and she survives. Don worked for Tecumseh Packaging, retiring in 2016. Don was a member of the American Legion Post #97 in Adrian and a volunteer firefighter for Madison Township # 88. and he enjoyed camping, watching, and reading westerns, and traveling.
In addition to his wife, Kimberly, he is survived by his children, Sonya R. (John) Kerns, Rebecca A. (Christine Hans) Raper, Lori L. (Dean) Thompson, and James E. Raper; stepchildren, Steven A. Roesch, Gina N. Roesch, and Kathryn I. Newton; a sister, Glenda (Donald) Palpant; 13 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and several aunts and uncles.
A family memorial service for Don will be held at a later date.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial Contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.
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