Gary Neil Shipp


First Posted: 1/9/2012

RoundheadGary Neil Shipp, 77, died at 1:25 p.m. Jan. 8, 2012, at Hardin Hills Health Center, Kenton.He was born June 17, 1934, in Roundhead to Robert and Lacy Myers Shipp, who preceded him in death. He married Edna Jean Lenhart, who preceded him in death. On Nov. 9, 1962, he married Joydale Turner, who survives.Mr. Shipp was a farmer and co-owner of Shipp's Farm Drainage. He was a 1952 graduate of Roundhead High School. He was a member of Roundhead United Methodist Church. He was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1533, Indian Lake, the National Rifle Association and the Amateur Trapshooting Association. He had served as a trustee for Roundhead Township. He was an avid trapshooter and loved the outdoors and sports.Survivors also include a son, Bob Shipp; two daughters, Julie (Dean) Dearth and Paula Lepo; six grandchildren, Chad Shipp, Chris (Tina) Lowery, Anna Lowery, Luke (Janeen) Shipp, Aaron Daniels and Libby Shipp; a, stepgrandson, Joshua Dearth; four great-grandchildren; a stepgreat-grandchild; and two brothers, James (Esther) Shipp and Richard (Daisy) Shipp.Services will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Roundhead United Methodist Church. Pastor Phil Brenneman will officiate.Friends may call one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church, where a luncheon will be held following the service.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hardin County Hospice or Roundhead United Methodist Church.Condolences may be expressed at www.schindewolfstoutfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Schindewolf-Stevens-Stout Funeral Home, Kenton.

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