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Ken Tippett

December 17, 2020
Holland, MI



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Life Story / Obituary


Kenneth Dean Tippet age 72, passed away December 17, 2020 peacefully and comfortably.

He was born April 30 1948, in Dundee Michigan, the son of late Margaret and Leamon Tippett. He was the oldest of 4 siblings. On October 30 1970, he married Nancy Sharon Shafer Tippett, who he loved and adored for 50 years.

Along with his wife Nancy, he is survived by his daughter and son in law Andrea and Tad De Graaf of Saugatuck MI, daughter and significant other, Stephanie Van Oss of Holland MI and Mark Herlache of West De Pere WI, son Daniel and Lorie Tippett of Holland MI, brother David and Shelley Tippett of West Olive MI, sister Barbara Goolsby of Holland MI, and sister Denise and Scot Naughtin of Holland MI. sister in law Joanne and Ed Spangler of Grand Haven MI, sister in law, Mary Lou Shafer of Holland MI, sister in law, Marilyn Shafer of West Olive MI. He is also loved and adored by 7 Grandchildren.

A celebration of life and a time to reminisce will be held on a later date.