CAMDEN – Virginia Frances Knapp Leeper, 76, of Camden, formerly of Scarsdale, N.Y., died peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2004, at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast. She had been a summer resident of Megunticook Lake in Camden with her family for the past 45 years. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Oct. 7, 1927, she was the daughter of George Warren Knapp and Elizabeth Anne Crane Knapp. She was a graduate of St. Mary’s, Peekskill, N.Y. and in 1949, graduated from Smith College. On Aug. 2, 1952, she married Dr. Robert Dwight Leeper, Jr. in Mahopac, N.Y. He later became an attending physician in Endocrinology and Nuclear Medicine Services at Memorial Hospital/Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, N.Y. Mrs. Leeper worked for the Martin E. Segal and Company, and was a research statistician for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in New York City. She later served as newsletter editor for The Financial Institutions Retirement Fund in White Plains, N.Y. Ginny was a long-time member and vestrywoman of St. James the Less Episcopal Church, Scarsdale, N.Y., and attended St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Camden. She was an officer for the Scarsdale Historical Society and a member of the Junior League of Central Westchester, the Scarsdale Golf Club and the Fox Meadow Tennis Club. She was also a member of the Camden Yacht Club, the Megunticook Golf Club, and a founder and charter member of the Megunticook Lake Vespers Society. Mrs. Leeper enjoyed extensively travelling with her husband, and later with friends in the Historical Society of Maine. Surviving are four sons, Robert Dwight Leeper, III of Fanwood, N.J., George Paul Christian Leeper of Searsmont, James Knapp MacDonald Leeper of Sleepy Hollow, N.Y., and Thomas Johnston Leeper of Hope; five grandchildren, Elizabeth Mary Cubbon Leeper, Robert Dwight Cubbon Leeper and Kathleen Grace Cubbon Leeper, all of Fanwood, N.J., and Michael James Leeper and Rebecca Gayle Leeper, both of Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, 2004, at the Leeper Camp on Megunticook Lake, Route 105, (63 Woster Farm Road), Camden. A funeral service and Requiem Mass will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004, at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Camden, with the Rev. Michael Rowe, the Rev. Haig Nargesian and the Rev. Canon William A. Johnson will co-officiate. Burial will follow in Seaview Cemetery, Russell Ave., Rockport. A reception will be held at the Leeper Camp following the burial. Memorial donations may be made to the National Kidney Association of Maine, 630 Congress St., P.O. Box 1134, Portland, ME 04104 (1-800-639-7220), or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, N.Y. 10605 (1-800-955-4572). Arrangements are with the Laite Funeral Home, 9 Mountain St., Camden.