The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

March 1, 2014

Raymond M. Hipp

DEEP CREEK, MD. — HIPP – Raymond M., 85, Deep Creek, Md., formerly of Johnstown, left this world Feb. 23, 2014, after an extended period of illness, with his loving wife, Dolores, at his side. Born in 1928, in Johnstown, he was the son of the late Raymond I. and Genevieve F. (Horten) Hipp. He married the love of his life, Dolores M. Henger, in 1953, and together they had six children. Caring for his family was the joy of Ray’s life. Survived by his wife of 60 years, Dolores M. (Henger) Hipp; children, Barbara R., and husband, James E. Wirth, Selinsgrove, Pa.; Raymond J., and wife, Diana M., Johnstown; Richard G., and wife, Kathleen N., Houston, Texas; Randall T., Accident, Md.; and Robert F., Johnstown; grandchildren, Jessica R., and husband, D. Anthony Barbera, Ligonier; Jarred A. Butto, and companion, Erin N. Duggan, Washington,  D.C.; Nicole M., and husband, Joseph Messina, Johnstown; Austin R. Hipp, Johnstown; Cameron J. Wirth, Selinsgrove; and Levi B. Hipp, Johnstown; great-grandchildren, Georgia E. and Anthony R. Barbera, Ligonier; brother, William J. Hipp, and wife, Patricia, Johnstown; and numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Nancy A.; grandson, Raymond F. Hipp, in 2008; and sister and brother-in-law, Suzanne R. (Hipp) and Hugh F. McCabe. Private family service will be held at a later date. Burdock-Fredlock Funeral Home, PA, Oakland, Md., has assisted Mr. Hipp’s family with the arrangements.

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