ATWATER, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Jim Capper, age 82, passed away at home, December 16, 2021, with his wife by his side after a long period of declining health.

Jim is survived by his wife, Debbie, of 37 years and from his previous marriage, son, Jeff (Patty) Clapper; daughters, Pam (Jerry) Devore, Debbie (David) Stevens and Julie (Charles) Albrittan; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and brothers, Pete (Cathy) Lamp and Milton (Barb) Lamp.

Jim’s greatest love was the outdoors-hunting, fishing, shooting, camping.

The family gives special thanks to the friends who cared for him and the churches Atwater Nazarene and Alliance Church of Christ who planted and watered his faith in our Lord Jesus Christ.

Jim has been cremated and there will be no services due to Covid. His ashes will be scattered in his favorite hunting grounds in West Virginia and Pennsylvania per his request.

Friends and family may share online condolences at Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home Sebring, Ohio.

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A television tribute will air Friday, December 17 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.