Emert Harry Graper

June 28, 1933 - July 2, 2011
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Emert Harry Graper, age 78, of Crown Point, IN, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2011. Emert is survived by many cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Emert and Frances Graper. Emert retired from the Crown Point Community School System with over 34 years; 5 ½ as a teacher andContinue Reading

Hazel and Debbie Bieker left a message on September 19, 2011:
To the Graper Framily...He was a good man, admired by many...I remember the first time I saw him...I was in kindergarten and couldn't understand why he would want to meet me...My parents along with the school board and others made it possible for me to attend public school...Having not had that chance...who knows how life would have turned out...but all I know is that with Mr. Graper's help, I was given that chance for which I am eternally grateful. My Mom also sends her sympathies to the family.
Bill Bratten left a message on July 8, 2011:
Mr. Graper, You are surely missed. You were a wonderful six grade teacher for me in 1960-61. One of the few that didnt have to rant and rave to keep class attention. To this day I think of your class and smile. Take care ole friend you enriched many lives.
Tim Tucker left a message on July 7, 2011:
A good man.
dana marlow left a message on July 7, 2011:
Mr. Graper was mine, as well as my little brothers principal at MacArthur Elementary School in Cedar Lake, IN. My deepest sympathy goes out to his family for their loss. He was a wonderful man with a wonderful heart.
Keith Carpenter left a message on July 7, 2011:
Such a Big Hearted Man. Our brand new Eisenhower School could not have come with a better Principal. Fond memories of him always have, and will last me a lifetime. Peace be with You MR. GRAPER
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Pat Reilly left a message on July 6, 2011:
When I come to Indiana each year, I looked forward to spending time with you Mert. You looked so good in May when you were working on your puzzle. I will miss you. God Bless.
Amanda Vena left a message on July 6, 2011:
I met Mr.Graper when i attended MacArthur elementary school- he was a nice, caring, and friendly a principal any kid could hope to have- he took great pride in helping shape and guide many young people in this community- he will be greatly missed. Leslie and Adam give us a call if u need anything.
Susan Haskett Luedtke left a message on July 4, 2011:
My memories of Mr Graper were at Solon Robinson where he was my principle. He was always respected by all of us kids - He will be remembered always
barb and john schach left a message on July 3, 2011:
I have wonderful memories of this awesome man and educator starting with my work at school system in 70's to going out to the farm to purchase the annual Christmas goose he raised. He was a special man who had such impact on so many children going through his doors.
Geisen Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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