GEORGE L. LIPKEY
George L. Lipkey, 83, of Sun City Center, FL, died March 18, 2013.
He was born in Tampa, FL, and later moved to the Washington, D.C., area, where he raised a family in Clinton and Golden Beach. He worked at the Goddard Space Flight Center and NASA headquarters for 19 years.
He served in the 374th Maintenance Squadron of the U.S. Air Force in the Korean War
as a staff sergeant. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in industrial education.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Nancy Miller Lipkey; daughter, Carol Connelly
(Dennis); son, Don Lipkey (Debra); and daughter, Wendy Tankersley (Carl); grandchildren, Dennis Connelly (Kathy), Brian Connelly
(Jennifer), Foster Lipkey (Leslie), Amber Kusina (Robert), Genine Lipkey and Adam Tankersley (Rosanna); and six great-grandchildren.
A private memorial service will be held at Arlington National Cemetery on September 11, 2013 (Patriot's Day) at 10 a.m. Expression of sympathy may be donated to the