Capps, LeRoy Lester,Sr.

Name: Capps, Sr.,  LeRoy Lester
Burial Date: 2011, 07/21
Age at Death: 69
Plot Location: 1068 C
Notes: husband of Judith Ann(Maxwell) and Paula Lea(Smith)

 LeRoy Lester Capps Sr.

Died In St. Joseph, MO

US Army   War: Vietnam War

LeRoy Lester Capps

Born: April 19, 1942
Died: July 16, 2011

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U.S. VeteranLeRoy Lester Capps 69, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2011 in Saint Joseph, MO. He was born April 19, 1942 in Lorraine, KS, son of Euretha Faye(McNett) and Lester Laird Capps.

He served in the Army and is a veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked at American Salt Company. LeRoy was preceded in death by wife, Paula Capps, his parents, three brothers, Harold, Marvin, and Bob Capps, three sisters, Genevieve House, Brenda Hurst, Margaret Faye Capps and one grandchild. Survivors include daughter, Tina (Robert) Owens of Junction City, KS, three sons, David Capps of Tulsa, OK, LeRoy Capps Jr. and John T. (Sherri) Capps all of Lyons, KS, a brother, Albert “Butch” Capps of Hutchison, KS, and two sisters, Penny Armendariz of Lakin, KS, Helen Bowhay of Hutchison, KS, and 15 grandchildren.
Graveside funeral services and interment will be conducted on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at 11:00 AM, at the Sterling Cemetery, in Sterling Kansas, under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home. There is no scheduled visitation at the Rupp funeral home. Memorials are requested to the LeRoy Capps Memorial Fund. Online condolence and obituary at

LeRoy Lester Capps (b. 19 Apr 1942)

LeRoy Lester Capps (son of Lester Laird Capps and Euretha Fay McNett) was born 19 Apr 1942 in Lorraine, Ellsworth, Kansas.He married (1) Paula Lea Smith, daughter of Fred Gerald Smith and Arlene Thelma Heldt.He married (2) Judith Ann Maxwell on 12 Dec 1963 in Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, daughter of John Henry Maxwell and Ada Louise Seybert.
More About LeRoy Lester Capps and Judith Ann Maxwell:
Marriage: 12 Dec 1963, Winfield, Cowley, Kansas.
Children of LeRoy Lester Capps and Paula Lea Smith are:

  1. David Alan Capps, b. 20 Jun 1970, Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas.
  2. Tina Louise Capps, b. 16 Jul 1972, Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas.

Children of LeRoy Lester Capps and Judith Ann Maxwell are:

  1. Nancy Lee Capps, b. 10 Dec 1962, Sterling, Rice, Kansas.
  2. LeRoy Lester Capps, Jr., b. 20 Aug 1964, Ft. Riley, Riley, Kansas.
  3. John Thomas Capps, b. 24 Nov 1965, Sterling, Rice, Kansas.

h: Apr. 27, 1942
Ellsworth County
Kansas,  : Jul. 16, 2011
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Verl Manwarren
Record added: Jul 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73862468