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Donald "Skip" Schipper M.D.

August 15, 2021
Saugatuck, MI



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Life Story / Obituary


Donald R. Schipper M.D., better known as "Skip", passed away August 15, 2021 at home after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

He was an emergency medicine physician for 29 years and was co-owner of Hercules Bar & Grill.

Skip is survived by his loving husband John Seros; sister, Sheryl "Sherry" Schipper; brothers, Ken (Sheryl) Schipper, Milan (Sharon) Schipper; the Seros family, along with many nieces, and nephews.

Per his request, cremation has taken place and no visitation or services will take place. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to West Shore Aware, or Hospice of Holland.