OBITUARY

Herb Shippy

August 23, 1931May 14, 2018

Herb Shippy 86, retired KG&E Lineman, passed away May 14, 2018. Herb was born August 23, 1931 in Sun City, KS to Frank and Nellie Shippy. Herb served during WWII as a Gunner on P61 Night Fighters for the U.S. Air Force. He was preceded in death by wife, Beverly Shippy; and son Chet Shippy. Herb is survived by daughters, Christine Herndon, Connie (Louis) Stroot and Shelley (Matt) Hunt; 10 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Resthaven Mortuary. Memorials may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation.

  • FAMILY

  • Frank and Nellie Shippy, Parents
  • Beverly Shippy, Wife
  • Chet Shippy, Son
  • Christine Herndon, Daughter
  • Connie (Louis) Stroot, Daughter
  • Shelley (Matt) Hunt, Daughter
  • Herb is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild to cherish his memory.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Doug Herndon
  • Brian Stroot
  • David Shippy
  • B.J. Hunt
  • Jason Herndon
  • Aaron Stroot
  • Steven Shippy
  • Taylor Hunt

Services

  • Funeral Service Thursday, May 17, 2018
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Herb Shippy

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