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Matthew William "Bo" Shipman

1959 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Matthew William "Bo" Shipman Obituary
May 6, 1959 - March 13, 2016 Born in Santa Monica, CA, he passed away in Reno, NV after a valiant battle with cancer. Matthew graduated from Loyola High School in 1977. He spent the past two decades known as "Mr. Ship's," preserving the history and legacy of Ship's Coffee Shops, which were founded by his grandfather, Matt Shipman, and father, Emmett W. Shipman. He is survived by his mother, Marilyn F. Shipman; his two older brothers, Stephen W. Shipman (D.D. Gavin Shipman) and Mark A. Shipman; and his nieces and nephews: Regan Shipman Ghezzi (Rudy), Emmett Ward Shipman II, Stephen Ignatius Shipman, and Gavin Patrick Shipman; Christina Shipman-Kelly (Lance K. Kelly and sons, Lance and Bruin) and Melissa Lynn Shipman (William W. McGowan). A Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery on March 30, 2016 at 12:30pm. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Loyola High School Scholarship Fund.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Mar. 21 to Mar. 22, 2016
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