Lori A. Lepper

Emergency room nurse

Lori A. Lepper (nee Thiede), 42, of Munroe Falls, died Jan. 10, 2013, following a battle with cancer.

She earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Akron and worked in the Emergency Departments of Summa Akron City Hospital and Summa Western Reserve Hospital. She enjoyed visiting her favorite place, Walt Disney World.

She is survived by her husband, Seth; her children, Chris, Casey, Rose and Robbie; father, Karl; mother Alice (Butch); sister, Susan (Jeff Mongold); brother, Brian; many nieces and nephews; and friends, Amy (Ron), Debbi (Sean), Itsy, Krista, Jenn, Alicia and many more.

A celebration and remembrance of her life was observed at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Tallmadge with Pastor Bill Michaels officiating. Interment was at Hampton Hills Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children Research, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Donovan Bagnoli Funeral Home in Tallmadge handled arrangements.