ELSINORE — Chuck Cropper will celebrate his 80th birthday Saturday, May 9. In lieu of a party, please honk and wave if you happen to drive past his house, located at 250 South Main, in Elsinore.
He was born May 9, 1940, in Marysvale, to parents, Bill and Vonda Cropper. He was married to Carolyn until her passing. He then married Marge.
He served four years in the United States Navy and then became a carpenter and worked doing construction in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Cropper returned to Utah upon his retirement. Chuck enjoys going for long drives in the mountains of Marysvale. He also loves a good cheeseburger.
Cropper has three children, Charlotte (Chris), Chase and Cameron, all Las Vegas, Nevada; and three grandchildren.
His sisters-in-law said they think he is the best brother-in-law to ever be had.