April 26, 1924 April 15, 2014
Mary was born in Little Rock, Ark., April 26, 1924. She moved to California where she met and married James Milton Tripp in 1950. They made their home in Concord where they raised their two sons, Steven Tripp and Dennis Tripp. Mary was a consummate homemaker. Her passions were her husband, children and her charity work with the Concord Children's Crisis Center and the Vacaville Cancer Center where she made baby blankets and lap quilts for cancer patients. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Allie and Leroy Baker; husband, James Tripp and son, Dennis Tripp. She is survived by her son, Steven Tripp and daughter-in-law, Susan Tripp of Vacaville; grandson, Michael Tripp and his wife, Kendra and great-grandchildren, Haylee and Ryan. A memorial service was given by Rev. Dr. Su Schlagel at McCune Garden Chapel, Vacaville, CA.
McCune Garden Chapel Funeral Home
212 Main Street Vacaville, CA 95688
Published in The Reporter on May 4, 2014