Steven J. Haepers

September 23rd, 2018

Steven J. Haepers, age 34, of Manchester, NH, formerly a long-time resident of Wilmington, MA, passed away on September 22, 2018, at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester, NH.

Steven was born on January 14, 1984, in Malden, MA; he was the beloved son of Joseph and Nancy Haepers. Steven was raised and educated in Wilmington, MA and a graduate of Wilmington High School with the Class of 2002. Steven loved playing youth sports as well as playing football for the Wilmington High School Wildcats; he was proud of being a member of the football team when they were the Cape Ann League Champs.

Steven was very outgoing and friendly; he made many life-long friends throughout the years. Steve was also known to be and avid outdoorsman who enjoyed water skiing, kayaking, fishing, snowboarding, snow skiing or anything else that had to do with being outside and having fun. He loved spending time with his family and friends at their home in New Hampshire where many wonderful memories were made throughout the years.

Steven was dearly loved and will forever be missed by his family and friends.

Steven was the cherished son of Joseph and Nancy (VonHandorf) Haepers of Acton formerly of Wilmington, beloved brother of Katie A. Haepers of Acton and Michael J. Haepers of Chelsea, dear nephew of Ellen Tentindo of Wilmington, Dorothy VonHandorf of Saugus, the late Joseph and James VonHandorf. Steven is also survived by many cousins and friends.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Wednesday, September 26th at 11:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 12:00 noon. Visiting Hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, September 25th from 4:00-8:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations in Steven’s memory may be made to or NAMI of Massachusetts, The Schrafft Center, 529 Main St. Suite 1M17, Boston, MA 02129.


19 Entries in Guest Book for “Steven J. Haepers”

  1. Pam MacArthur says:

    Nancy, Joe, Katie and Mike
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts and prayers are with you.

    Pam and Ken

  2. Mary Ann Fogarty says:

    Dear Nancy and Family:
    We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your son Steven. We have not seen you since you left Wilmington however we remember your family fondly as our your son Michael was friends with our Michael. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers as you face the difficult days ahead.
    Steve, Mary Ann, Michael and Kristen Fogarty

  3. Kathy&Michael Delaney says:

    Nancy, Joe, Katie, Mike,
    Please know we are thinking of all of you.
    The Delaney Family??????

  4. Marcia jones says:

    Katie we are so very sorry for the loss of your brother. Sending you and your family our thoughts and prayers.
    Bob & Marcia Jones

  5. Ron and Gail Fraser says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Ron and Gail

  6. Bill and Valerie Cross says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. Thoughts,prays and love to the family in this time of heartache

  7. Pattie says:

    Nancy, Joe, Katie & Michael you are all in my heart sending all our love
    With hugs. Our family’s hearts are broken for you all. You are a very special family. I know Steven will be watching over all of you always. I love you all and keeping you in a place in my heart during this very hard time.
    All of my love Pattie Fitz

  8. Keith and Vicki Olewine says:

    We are terribly saddened to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  9. John and Rosemarie Rung says:

    Joe, Nancy, Michael and Katie we are heartbroken over the loss of your son and brother Steven. Know during this difficult time that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Devin Giroux says:

    Micheal & Family,
    I am saddened to hear of Steve’s untimely passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May he rest in beautiful peace and watch over you always. All my love, Devin G

  11. Randy and Nancy Fontaine says:

    Joe and Nancy, Mike and Katie,

    Very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  12. Maureen Sellers says:

    Nancy and Joe, so sorry you lost Steven so soon. I remember when he was born. My prayers are for you both and your family.

  13. Jack Donahue says:

    Nancy, Joe, Katie and Mike I am so sorry for your loss.

  14. Keith C Allberg says:

    Joe, Nancy, Katie and Micheal, My wife Robin and I we sadden to hear of your lose, our prayers and thoughts are with you all.

  15. Lynn Mendonca and Mark Weber says:

    Joe and Family,

    We are so very sorry to hear of your son Steven’s passing. Thinking of you at this most difficult time.

    With sympathy,
    Lynn and Mark

  16. Tricia Butland says:

    Dear Joe & Katie,

    So sorry to hear about your loss. Thinking of you during this time.

  17. Cindy & Kyle Buffelli says:

    So Sorry for your loss.

  18. Bruce Gordon says:

    Dear Haepers Family
    So sorry to hear of Steven’s passing. I remember when he was born. May Steve’s name be a blessing of Memory forever.
    Sincerely Bruce Gordon (former neighbor.)

  19. Sandra Pelleriti says:

    Dear Haepers Family,
    I am so sorry for the loss of your son and brother Steven. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time.

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