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Christopher M. "Bug" Hepler

February 25, 1973 December 18, 2013
Christopher M. "Bug" Hepler
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Christopher M. "Bug" Hepler 40, of Elyria passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 18, 2013. He was born February 25, 1973 in Elyria. Bug was an electrician for Smink Electric. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corp. Bug loved spending time with his family and friends, he was known for his heart of gold, and had a strong faith in God. Bug was a workaholic, and was also a great mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Nicole L. (nee: Meador), they were blessed with twenty-one years; and his daughter, Caitlin R. Hepler. Additional survivors include his parents: Stuart R. Jr. and Darlene A. (nee: Nofzinger) Hepler of Amherst; brother, Keith Hepler and his fianc� Tracy Thompson of Elyria; grandmother, Gladys Hepler of Maryland; father-in-law and mother-in-law, David and Brenda Meador of LaGrange; sister-in-law Liann Hartman (Tom) of Garrettsville, OH; uncles Lonnie Nofzinger of Lakewood, OH and Donald Hepler of Maryland; nieces: Rebekah and Abigail Hepler, Meghan and Brett Hartman; and nephew Gregory Hepler; best friend Todd Hubbell; and many great friends. Memorial services will be Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 1:00 PM at A Fresh Wind Church, 1115 Milan Ave., Amherst, OH 44001. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until time of services at 1:00 PM. Rev. Tim Holt, Pastor will officiate. Burial will be private. The family requests that memorial contributions in Bug's memory be sent to the church for his daughter, Caitlin. Online condolences to the family can be expressed at .


1:00 PM Saturday January 4, 2013

A Fresh Wind Church 1115 Milan Ave. Amherst, Ohio 44001


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday January 4, 2013

A Fresh Wind Church 1115 Milan Ave. Amherst, Ohio 44001

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