Isolde Ruth Leeper, 81, of Howell passed away at home on Thursday, September 15, 2022. She was born in Buchen, Germany and raised in Reisenbach, Germany. After coming to the United States, she lived in Pennsylvania before settling in New Jersey 61 years ago. Isolde will be best remembered as a loving woman who took great pride in caring for her family and home.
She was predeceased by her parents, Herman and Sophie Kohler. Isolde is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Bill Leeper; daughter, Patty Pilot and her husband, Michael of Howell; grandchildren, Joey, Angel, Mike and his wife, Daniela and Dylan; great grandchild, Bella; brothers, Reinhold Kohler and Roland Kohler and his wife, Birgit; sister, Helga Howe and her husband, Clifton; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Saturday, October 8, 2022 from 5:00 to 9:00 PM. Interment is private. For information, directions or to leave condolence messages to the family, visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com