Kipp, Gary

March 17th, 2016

Peacefully at Woodstock General Hospital on Thursday, March 17th, 2016 at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Nancy (Colvin). Missed by his children Melaney Prevett (Dave), Scott Kipp (Angela) and Ryan Kipp (Ruth); grandchildren Emma and Eric Prevett, Dylan and Josh Young, Corey and Kirstie Kipp; and great-grandchildren Landon, Abel and Vincent. Loving brother of May Garley. Predeceased by his siblings Bill Kipp, Pat Stanton, Marion David and Glady Kipp. A special thank you to the staff at Woodstock Hospital (Critical Care Unit) for their wonderful, compassionate care. A memorial visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Gary are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Alzheimer Society of London and Middlesex. 

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Mary Ann & Ron WilliamsOur sympathy to Nancy and her family. Our thoughts are with you.
Susanne Blancher and Leslie WilmerOur thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. May you find peace during this difficult time.
Jenna SimardSending all of my prayers to all of the family.
Elinor IveyMelaney, I am so sorry that you lost your Dad. Please express my sympathies to all of your family.
Nancy Schering & Bruce DurstonOur thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.
Susan LougheedI am so sorry to hear about your loss. I am thinking about all you and sending hugs your way. It's so hard to lose a father, husband, grandfather and great-grandfather; but even more so when they are taken from us way too young. I have some great memories with the Kipp family from way back when you were in London. With sincerest of sympathies, Susan Lougheed ox
May and Diane GarleyDear Nancy, Mel, Scott and Ryan; We are deeply saddened to learn that our Gary's life was cut short by this bout of illness. He fought so hard over the past 6 weeks, with courage and strength to remain with you all, but I guess it just wasn't meant to be. May has such fond memories of Gary as her youngest brother, where they all grew up on Gun Street in London. Later as adults, when spouses came along, the fun, love and laughter continued, such as the famous night to remember, when Gary walked a goat into the living room, to wake up Hugh, who was fast asleep on the couch, having had a few too many drinks. As time passes, families grow, and life changes, we don't always visit as often as we should, but Gary was a wonderful brother, and those memories will always remain in my heart. May you rest in peace, Gary, and may those left behind take comfort in knowing how much he loved his family.
Evelyn GardinerSo very sorry to read of Gary's passing in this morning's paper. My condolences to all family and friends.
Scott and Julie PietrangeloTo the Kipps: Thinking of you all in this difficult time. We both wanted to express our sympathies. I (Sc0tt) am so glad I got a chance to be around Gary in my high school years, he always was such a good guy and a great dad. Sending many thoughts and condolences.
Don and Kathy MillerTo Nancy and families ..... condolences So sorry to read that your husband and friend Gary has passed away. One is never ready to see a notice of ones friend passing on. We hope that You and Melaney , Scott, and Ryan and their families are able to keep strong for each other at this time and remember you are never forgotten. The friendship and memories we will treasure as we journey on and recall the times we all spent together mainly around the horses. Take care Nancy and may God bless you all at this time .
John and Betty GardinerDear Nancy and family. So sorry for your loss.We were discussing your family last night after we found out about Gary. We just seem to get so busy with our own lives that we just loose touch. Reading about how your family has grown sounds as if you will have some good support at this time. Our thought and prayers go out to you and your family. If you ever get some time give us a call (519-453-2981). We would love to hear from you. Take care and God bless.
Doug and Susan EthelstonMelanie, Dave and family - We were so sorry to learn of your father's passing. Our sincere condolences to you and your family. Doug and Susan Ethelston
Barbara and Gary Bijker Nancy and Family Just found out yesterday about Gary's passing . So sorry to hear. Sending our heartfelt sympathies. Barbara and Gary Bijker
Ellen Smulders and FamilyWe are very sorry to hear of your loss. Warm hugs to all of you.
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