Jeffrey Schimp

Jeffrey L. Schimp, 61, of 595 W. Washington St., passed away Saturday (Feb. 22, 2014) at The Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center. 
Born Nov. 30, 1952, in Richmond, Va., he was a son of the late Ted and Barbara Coleman Schimp.
Mr. Schimp attended Bradford area schools. On Jan. 3, 1974, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served in Vietnam and was honorably discharged on Aug. 25, 1977.
He had been employed as a sign fabricator at Federal Sign Co. in Florida.
In addition to his wife Susan (Totten) Schimp, he is survived by five sons, Barry Schimp, Jeffrey L. Schimp Jr., Randy Schimp, Andy Schimp and Raymond Schimp; four stepdaughters, Madonna Wilson, Heather Wilson, Jessica Wilson and Desiree Wilson; one stepson, Jacob Stidham; seven brothers, Donald Schimp, Terry Schimp, Robert Schimp, Timmy Tompkins, Randy Tompkins, Billy Tompkins and Wayne Schimp; several grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Valerie Simes.
At the request of the family, there will be no public visitation. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., Bradford. 
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Published in The Bradford Era from Feb. 24 to Mar. 3, 2014