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Sippel,, Russell H. (Died)
appeared in Woodstock Sentinel, 10 Jan 2018, A, p. 7, column 4
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SIPPEL, Russell H. - Russell Henry Sippel, 85, of Tavistock passed away peacefully in Stratford General Hospital on Monday, January, 8, 2018. He was born in West Zorra Township, Oxford County on November 6, 1932 a son of the late William and Hilda (Wettlaufer) Sippel. He was the owner and operator of R.H. Sippel Welding Shop in Hickson for many years; was a member of the Hickson Fire Department for over 40 years where he had served as Captain and Deputy Chief; was an active member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sebastopol-Tavistock; was a quiet, honorable and respectable man with a passion for dancing and gardening. Russell is survived by his wife, the former Elva Carrie Wettlaufer, whom he married on December 6, 1958; two daughters, Sharon Sippel and Rick Walton of Stratford, Tanya and husband Rick Mcintosh of R.R. 2, Embro; four granddauthers, Angela Zehr and husband Cole Aicken, Jackie Zehr, Rebecca McIntosh and Abigail McIntosh; one great grandson, Miles Henry Aicken; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Catherine "Kay" Sippel, Leonard Wettlaufer, Ethel Sippel, Lenore and Harold Wolfgram. He was predeceased by his brother, Roy W. Sippel and his brother-in-law, Carl Sippel. There will be no funeral home visitation. A service to celebrate the life of Russell will be held in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sebastopol-Tavistock on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Richard P. Brown will officiate. Reception following. Interment will be in Trinity Ev. Lutheran Cemetery at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donation to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be made by calling the FRANCIS FUNERAL HOME , 77 Woodstock Street North, Tavistock at 519-655-2431 or at the church on Saturday.

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10 Jan 2018
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January 8, 2018
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.13339 Longitude: -80.7497
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Sippel,, Russell H. (Died)