Marvin R. Epperson, 85, of Casper, WY passed away on Thursday June 7, 2012 at his home.
Marvin was born in Edgerton, WY on November 2, 1926 to Donald and Ina Epperson. He was raised on the family ranch in Crowheart. He served in the Navy from 1943-1946. He moved to Casper where he met the love of his life Vera Visoky. They were married on September 2, 1951 after a 2 week engagement.
He worked as an auto mechanic for many years and owned Epperson’s Conoco at 2nd & McKinley. Marvin also worked maintenance for Petrotomics and WBI before retiring.
He is survived by his wife Vera, a brother Kenneth of Vista, CA; daughter & son-in-law, Sherry & Bo Bohannon; 2 sons, Bill and Donald all of Casper; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents Donald& Ina Epperson, 2 brother-in-laws, Jack and Bob Visoky.
Graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Highland Cemetery. A visitation will be held at Bustard’s Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 13, 2012, from 8:00 AM to 8:00PM. Military honors will be accorded by Natrona County United Veterans Council and the Wyoming Army National Guard.
Condolences for the family may be left at bustardsfuneralhome.com.
June 13, 2012
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Bustard's Funeral Directors and Crematory
600 C.Y. Avenue
Casper, WY 82601
June 14, 2012
4th and Conwell
Casper, Wyoming 82601