February 26, 1928 - November 13, 2021
Ted Jasper, 93, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family,on Saturday, November 13, 2021. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on February 26, 1928. Ted was preceded in death by his loving wife of 71 years Betty Lou (Boo). Also by his parents Theodore and Stella Jasper and guardians Frank and Hazel Earles, in-laws Mary and Leo LaPointe, Martha Thomas, Helen and Dick Rohrer, Dorothy and Chuck Oliver, George and Lettie Thomas, John and Mary Thomas and Father Ted Thomas. Ted is survived by in-laws Jim (Doris), Joe (Pat), Leo (Gerry) Thomas and many nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews. Ted graduated from Central High School. After marrying Betty he went to Korea to serve his country. When he was 26 and Betty was 24 they took in his ill father-in-law, mother-in-law and the 6 boys and 1 girl still living at home. Ted had a strong work ethic, he worked at Jeffries Mining Manufacturing before entering the army. He sold eggs door-to-door, he was a milkman, worked for Omar and Donaldson (breadman), 7-up truck driver and then developed his own trucking business. He was a loving, selfless man who was always there to help anyone in need. He was an exemplary role model of kindness, generosity, humor, hard work for all who knew him and loved him dearly. He has forever etched goodness, acceptance, and love into every one of our hearts. He bought a farm (which is now the exit ramp onto Polaris) for all the family and friends to enjoy baseball, volleyball, soccer, horseshoes, swimming, shuffleboard, the tree swing, playing in the sandbox and club house in the barn, and the many birthday, graduation and ordination parties. He loved all the babies, sunshine, mowing the grass on his farm, driving the tractor pulling a hay wagon full of joyous children and adults, Beulah Park to watch and bet on the horses, and taking Betty to the casino to play the slots. Ted’s memorial Mass will take place at 10AM, Saturday, November 27 at Our Lady of Peace Church 20 E. Dominion St, Columbus, Ohio 43214. Fr. Sean Dooley, Celebrant. Guests will be received from 9-10 AM that morning. Interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in memory of Ted to the Mid-Ohio Food Bank, 3960 Brookham Drive, Grove City, Ohio 43123.
Ted Jasper, 93, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family,on Saturday, November 13, 2021. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on February 26, 1928. Ted was preceded in death by his loving wife of 71 years Betty Lou (Boo). Also by... View Obituary & Service Information
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