Florence died on April 29, 2017 at a
Sacramento, California Hospital after an illness.
Florence was born on June 14, 1927
in Weiser, Idaho to parents Steve and Harriette Cooper. She was a twin sister of Lucille Kassis who resides
in Boise, Idaho.
Florence attended schools in Weiser,
graduating with the high school class of 1945.
Following graduation, she attended Oregon State University for one year
before transferring to the University of Idaho and receiving a B.S. degree in Business in 1949.
She met and married Sgt. William
Carper and they were the parents of two sons, Steve and Mike. Sgt. Carper died in 1996. Steve died in 2007.
Florence was a founding member of
Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church in Boise. She was active in the church choir. She was also a member of the Philoptochos
Society at the Church and a long time member of the Daughters of Penelope
Florence and Dale Lint were married
on December 2, 2000 in Sacramento, California. She continued to reside there until her death.
She is survived by her husband,
Dale, her son Mike Carper (wife Bridget); Daughter -in-law Barbara Carper,
stepsons Steve Lint and Mike Lint, stepdaughters Sue Lint and Marilyn Lint
(deceased) and five grandchildren (1 deceased) and five great grandchildren and
several step grandchildren and great grandchildren, her twin sister Lucille
Kassis and nephews Bill, Tom (wife Jennifer) and Jim Kassis along with 6 great
nieces and nephews.
Trisagion will be at Alden-Waggoner
Funeral Chapel, on May 12, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at the Greek Orthodox Church on May 13,
2017 at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at
Morris Hill Cemetery.
Contributions in Florence's name may
be made to Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 2618 W. Bannock
St. Boise, Idaho 83702, or to a