James V. “Jim” Pepa
1934 – 2018
Jim Pepa, age 84, of Navarre, passed away Monday, December 24, 2018. He was born in Brooklyn, NY to the late Michael and Wilhelmina Pepa. Jim retired from the U.S. Air Force after 27 years; then retired from a second career as Quality Engineer with DRS in Ft. Walton Beach. Jim was also predeceased by his brother, Michael. He is survived by his wife Caroline Miles Pepa; daughter Diane Pepa; stepdaughters Kathy Farrelly (Rob) and Michelle Guidry (Tim); grandsons Brennan Newman, Matthew Farrelly and Andrew Farrelly. Per his wishes he will be cremated and there will be no services. Interment will be at Barrancas National Cemetery in a private ceremony with full military honors at a later date.