30 year old Staff Sergeant Kevin Pape died Tuesday Nov. 16th, 2010 when the Taliban attacked his unit during operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Staff Sgt. Pape was assigned to Co. C, 1st Bn., 75th Ranger Regiment, at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia.
He was killed by enemy forces while conducting combat operations in Konar Province, Afghanistan.
The Army Ranger graduated from Concordia High School in 1998.
Kevin is survived by his wife Amelia, and 3 Year Old Daughter, Anneka.
This site was built to do what we can to help Amelia and Anneka, and to honor Kevin as the person he was.  To celebrate his life, and to do exactly what he did so well, and would want us to do- Take care of his family.
Donations are sent directly to Amelia and Anneka.





Donation List

William Hivckok – Clearwater, FL
Clyde Long – Palm Harbor, FL
K H Gerlach – Belleair Beach, FL
Katherine Zimmerman – Charlestown, MA
Jeffrey Halseth – Bless you and your family – Bluffton, SC
Nate and Amy Wendell -  Louisville, KY
Gregory O Esmond – Fayetteville, AK
Linda Brooks – Nashville, TN
Kerryl Rowan – Victoria, Australia
Susan Johnson – Groesbeck, TX
Cassandra Leone – Savannah, GA
Michael Shinholser – Pooler, GA
Mary Pope – Vass, NC
Mark Iseler Family – Huntington, IN
Marc Pape’s neighbors Dupont Oaks Place – Ft. Wayne, IN
Dave Ermer – Savannah, GA
Bill & Rose Ehinger – Hoagland, IN
Mark & Ashley Whitaker – Thompson Station, TN
James Medical Softball Team – Ft. Wayne, IN
Mid-State Farmers Mutual Ins. Co. – New Haven, IN
Stan & Mary Jasinski – Danbury, CT
Fort Wayne Dental Group – Ft. Wayne, IN
David & Monica Woodard – Ft. Wayne, IN
Val & Jeff Vorndran – Ft. Wayne, IN
Ted & Juanita Lutton – Wooster, OH
Megan Kraft
Dan Gerardot – Ft. Wayne, IN
Rick & Ann Dolsen – Ft. Wayne, IN
Nancy & Robert Johnston – Roswell, GA
Gabriel Post Office Employees – Ft. Wayne, IN
Ven-A-Care of FL Keys, Inc. – Key West, FL
Haly & Ben Heath – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jill Cox & Dan Myers – Fishers, IN
Fort Wayne Corvette Club Inc. – Ft. Wayne, IN
M. Douglas & Elizabeth Gemmer – Ft. Wayne, IN
Courtney Seidle – Guyton, GA
John and Stephanie Gumpf – Houston, TX
Sam and Nancy DiMaio – St. Charles, IL
Stephen and Jaci York – Alexandria, VA
Rich’s Cafe – New Haven, IN
Coney Dog Cafe – New Haven, IN
State Bar & Grill – Ft. Wayne, IN
Turners – Ft. Wayne, IN
Chris and Nicole Chapman – Kevin, you will always be missed and in our hearts – Ft. Wayne, IN
Karen Eckert – Ft. Wayne, IN
Towne Meadow Elementary School – Carmel, IN
Jaclyn Haskell – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jennifer Carlson – Savannah, GA
Eva Taylor – Roswell, GA
Edward Weber – Roswell, GA
Logan Lewis – Stilesville, IN
Brad Thomson – Chicago, IL
Stan Combs – Phoenix, AZ
Jean Paske – With Love – Ft. Wayne, IN
Wendy Milich -Roswell, GA
Sharon Fuller – Roswell, GA
Lynn McGarry – Roswell, GA
Lauren Coughlin-From A Co FRG, Rangers Lead The Way – Savannah, GA
Nancy Weiss – St. Charles, IL
Jeanne Patterson – Roswell, GA
Jeanie M Wiggs – May God bless you! – Ft. Wayne, IN
Stephen Shields and Family – Austin, TX
B CO FRG Kristi Reed – Savannah, GA
Jason Jones – Tallahassee, FL
Alex Zito – Miami, FL
Eric and Ginger Gentzel – St. Petersburg, FL
Patricia Herrmann – Savannah, GA
Jamie Simmons – Hilton Head, SC
Troy Ahyo – Hilton Head, SC
Betty Quillian – Monroe, LA
Jeremy and Ashley Lepper – Bradenton, FL
Jamie Medlock – Bloomington, IN
Kari and Lee Barnett – We love you Amelia – Lillington, NC
Jack and Ruth Teeple – Louisville, KY
CJ, Patsy, Jazlyn and Jaci Johnson – Ft. Wayne, IN
Ben Ahrens – Tampa, FL
Betty Bergmark – West Lafayette, IN
Marc Pape – Ft. Wayne, IN
Susan Blashford – Pooler, GA
Holly Merrill – Key West, FL
Jared Rosmarin – Saratoga, CA
Sarah Revelin – Miami, FL
Philip Sanabria – Sanford, NC
Tera Jones – Pooler, GA
Pamela Wharton – Scranton, PA
Jeri Mateer – Valparaiso, IN
Rebecca Siegenthaler – Pooler, GA
Luke and Tara Ahrens – Ft. Wayne, IN
Katherine DiMaio – Chicago, IL
Stephen Connor – Heartely sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you. – Milford, CT
Bruce Baird – Buffalo, NY
Mercer Loons Motorcycle Club – Mercer, WI
Angela Boocher – South Whitley, IN
Rebecca Freimuth – Ft. Wayne, IN
Chris Neumeyer – New York, NY
Marilyn Geist – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jody Weller – Bloomington, IN
Tania Ortiz – Key West, FL
Marty Compton – Ft. Wayne, IN
Bryan Ray – Ft. Wayne, IN
Judy Hall – Stow, OH
Christina Gaertner – Key West, FL
Monica Munoz – Key West, FL
Pamela Chappell – West Monroe, LA
Angela Boocher – South Whitley, IN
Mindy Chapman – Decatur, IN
John Sullivan – Minnetonka, MN
Diane Kaufman – Tybee Island, GA
Janet Flavin – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jamaal Chapman – Ft. Wayne, IN
Sandra Willhelm – Ft. Wayne, IN
Justin and Lindsey Torres – Chicago, IL
Michael Forlenza – New York, NY
Janie Peck – Franklin, TN
Jennifer Hagenbush – Ft. Wayne, IN
Janet Toscano – Elon, NC
Kris Menze – Sacramento, CA
Joe and Andrea Williams – Gilbert, AZ
Ron and Elaine Ahrens – Ft. Wayne, IN
Christina Jones – Carmel, IN
Shirley Otis – Oak Grove, KY
Beverly McClain – New York, NY
John Keene – Middleburg, FL
Victor Jackson – St. Augustine, FL
Michael Lemons – Naperville, IL
Katie Nevogt – Indianapolis, IN
Angie Bush – Charlotte, NC
Lynnette Warrick – Mason, OH
Sharon Herron – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jeff Keck – Phoenix, AZ
Cheryl Zurbrugg – Ft. Wayne, IN
Neil Pallotta – Savannah, GA
Kim Woods – Ft. Wayne, IN
Richard Benninghoff – Jacksonville, FL
Brian Anderson – Ft. Wayne, IN
Matt Dolsen – Columbus, GA
Patricia Jasinski – Bethel, CT
Renee Anderson – Park Rapids, MN
Jennifer Seidle – Mercer, PA
Thomas Long – Wheaton, IL
Chris and Lisa Westforth, London, U.K.
Barbara Tillotson – Houston, TX
Crystal Bogard – Ft. Wayne, IN
Chris and Melanie Shanahan – Pooler, GA
Matt Bergdoll – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jemimah Nelson – Churubusco, IN
Brandon Anderson – Ft. Benning, GA
Janice Cleveland – we are so sorry for your loss – Riverside, CA
Mary Mesa – Haslet, TX
Matt Kruse – Felicity, OH
Glen and Cathy Nevogt – Ft. Wayne, IN
Thomas Saey – Chesterfield, MO
Richard Hendricks – Ballwin, MO
Erica Davis – Pooler, GA
Samuel Robertson – Indianapolis, IN
Andra Cameron – Westfield, IN
Richard Barger – Washington, DC
Michael and Oya Blevins – St. Petersburg, FL
Shane Burnworth – Ft. Wayne, IN
Billy Davenport – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jason Jasinski – Savannah, GA
Erik LeBeau – Ft. Wayne, IN
Matthew Matosic – Savannah, GA
Laurie Vance – Easton, KS
Janis Goulette – Beltsville, MD
Maria Arce – Pooler, GA
Matt Curless – Indianapolis, IN
Margo Gallagher – Newburgh, IN
Dave and Julia Lindenschmidt – Indianapolis, IN
Stephanie Morgan – Los Angeles, CA
The Herron Family – Indianapolis, IN
Allen and Bethany Narkiewicz – Chicago, IL
Rachel Karcher – I’m sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers. To his beautiful wife and daughter, your husband/father made the ultimate sacrifice and I’m eternally grateful. – Ft. Wayne, IN
Cristine Muscari – Savannah, GA
Ryan Webb – Ft. Wayne, IN
Jessica Payne, Tifton, GA
Jo Hinrichsen – Secor, IL
Joe and Ericka Howell – Indianapolis, IN
Jacob Law – Eureka, IL
Ulric Sullivan – New York, NY
Jason & Oksana Veith – Ft. Wayne, IN
Susan Lamb – Ft. Wayne, IN
John Mickleburgh – My best condolences and a terrible loss for you and us all. John – Ft. Wayne, IN
John Lockwood – With heartfelt sympathy for your loss….. Christian Twyman & The Lockwood Family – Key West, FL
Catherine Grech – New York, NY
Doug and Heather Zenz – Van Wert, OH
Theresa Schwartz – Indianapolis, IN
Dave and Christine Nevogt – Indianapolis, IN