OBITUARY

John Hipps

July 2, 1947November 15, 2013
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John Hipps, 66, of Fort Wayne passed away on Friday November 15, 2013. Born July 2, 1947, in Greenville, TN, he was a son of the late Mark and Flippa (Eovino) Hipps. He proudly served his country in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War, he was a member of Taylor Chapel UMC, Fort Wayne, and Leo Masonic Lodge # 224, and worked in sales at K-Mart and Menards. He is survived by his wife Diana; sons, Ryan (Mandy) Hipps, Steven Hipps and Andrew (Jacquelyn) Hipps; siblings, Susan Lawson, Marie DeVaughn, Bob Hipps and Mark Hipps Jr.; five grandchildren: Hayley, Kayla, Rayna, Spencer & Liam.Funeral Service will be 10 AM Thursday November 21, at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Calling will also be held from 2 to 4 & 6 to 8 PM Wednesday November 20, at the funeral home, with a Masonic service at 7:30 PM. Burial will be in Bowers Cemetery, Fort Wayne, with military honors. Memorial donations may be given to Taylor Chapel UMC, Building Fund, or Indiana Organ Donation.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, November 20, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, November 20, 2013
  • Masonic Service Wednesday, November 20, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, November 21, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 21, 2013
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Edward Snyder

November 21, 2013

Diana and family,

You have my sympathy and know John is in a much better place.

Ed and Ellen Snyder

November 21, 2013

SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY YOU DRAW CLOSE TO GOD BY READING HIS WORD, AND FIND COMFORT IN THE HOPE THAT HE GIVES US ALL OF SEEING OUR LOVED ONES AGAIN IN PARADISE HERE ON EARTH.

Bonnie Innocentini

November 20, 2013

Diana, You have my deepest sympathies during this difficult time. You and your family are in my prayers. Be kind to yourself during this time.

November 20, 2013

We can't be there but your and your whole family are in our prayers

Lori Snyder-Yurt

November 19, 2013

Diana and family,
Sorry to hear about John's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during your time of sorrow.

Tracy Majeske

November 19, 2013

God bless you Diana and family. My thoughts and prayers are with during this difficult time.......

Lori Burchfield

November 19, 2013

Diana,
Blessings to you and your family during this time of great sorrow.

Gloria Cawthon

November 19, 2013

Dear Diana, May God comfort you and your family during this time of sorrow.
My deepest condolences and I will continue to pray for you.

Bryan Burkholder

November 19, 2013

Diana, Grief can be so hard but the special memories help us cope! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this celebration of life.

Mary Boss

November 19, 2013

Diana - You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless you all.