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Age 92, of Deming, NM on May 16, 2014, as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident on April 10, 2014. He was born on March 25, 1922, in Donora, to Stephen and Mary (Kemac) Chiprich. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Chiprich of Deming, NM; sons, Frank C. (Eileen) Chiprich and Gerald W. (Carol) Chiprich, all of Monongahela, and Gregory S. (Lorraine) Chiprich of Pleasant Hills; sister, Gwendolyn (Skip) Glasser of Richmond, VA; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by wife, Margaret (Kovalsky) Chiprich; sister, Mary (Chiprich) Kozak; brothers, Stephen and John Chiprich; and great-granddaughter, Elaine Louise Butterfield. Frank was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during WWII, having served in the Pacific. Upon his return, he went to work at US Steel Donora Works and retired as a buyer at the Fairless Hills Works. A resident of Deming since 1984, Frank was a member of the DAV, American Legion, VFW, the Historic Landmark Commission, the Mimbres-Paquime Connection and Holy Family Catholic Church. He was interred at the National Military Cemetery of New Mexico with military honors. BACA FUNERAL HOME of Deming handled the arrangements. Donations in his memory may be made to DAV-Chapter 2, P.O. Box 941, Deming, NM 88031 or . Online condolences may be made to the family at:
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on May 25, 2014
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