Hubert E. Shippey

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Oct. 8, 2017

Hubert E. Shippey, 78, passed away, surrounded by family, in Naperville, Ill., on Oct. 8, 2017, following a lengthy illness.

Hubert was born in Exeter Township, the son of Louis and Lenora Shippey.

He served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1957 to 1965. Hubert built silos and worked in manufacturing, retiring from his work at Procter & Gamble as a machinist and machine shop supervisor.

Hubert is preceded in death by siblings: Marilyn Nine of Baltimore, Md., Lawrence Shippey of Centermoreland, and Harold Shippey of Mehoopany.

Hubert is survived by a daughter, Donna Todd and her husband David Todd of Naperville, Ill.; and grandchildren: Jeremy Todd and his wife Rachel Todd of Elmhurst, Ill., and Benjamin Todd of Naperville, Ill.

Hubert is survived by siblings: Mildred Sickler and her husband Walter Sickler of Falls, Eudora Shellhammer of Canyon City, Colo., and Ronald Shippey of Canyon City, Colo. He also enjoyed hearing from his numerous nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank those who called, sent cards, emailed, or stopped to visit during his illness.
Published in The Wyoming County Examiner from Oct. 18 to Oct. 25, 2017
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