The WPI/NTPA family is saddened to learn of the passing on Wednesday, December 22 of Vicki Korporal, 79, of Swayzee, Indiana. Mrs. Korporal was the mother of Regional National Modified competitor Les Korporal of Marion ("Korporal Punishment").
Mrs. Korporal was a dedicated employee of the Veterans Administration's health care service in northern Indiana for over 20 years. She and her late husband Darroll raised their children on the family farm. In later life, she was devoted to the Swayzee Library Board and to her home congregation, Liberty Baptist Church. Her complete obituary may be found here.
Visitation for Mrs. Korporal's family and friends is scheduled for Monday, December 27 from 10 a.m. to noon at Needham-Storey Wampner Funeral Home's North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Avenue Marion, IN 46952.
Surviving are her three children, Maria (Rich) Adams, Les (Cory), and Andy (Stephanie); brother, Rod (Niecy) Andrews; sister Deena (Robert) Finney; son-in-law, Kenny Hensley; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Our deepest sympathy extends to Les and Cory and the Korporal family as they grieve their loss during this holiday season.