Earl R Sipes obituary 1943~2023


Earl R Sipes, 80, of Harrisonville, PA, passed away, Monday, May 22, 2023, at the Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, PA. 

Earl R Sipes
Earl R Sipes

Earl was born in Harrisonville, PA on February 7, 1943, a son of the late Kathryn (Welch) and Robert E. Sipes.  He was the husband of Patsy (Pollock) Sipes, whom he married on June 29, 1968.

Earl graduated from the Greenhill High School in 1961, served in the United States Army and retired from JLG Industries, McConnellsburg, PA in 2005.

In addition to his wife, Earl is survived by his sons Scot “Rowdy” Sipes, of Harrisonville, PA and Gerald (husband of Rita) Sipes, of Harrisonville, PA.  He is also survived by his granddaughter Emilee Sipes of Harrisonville, PA

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. 

Arrangements were made by the Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, PA. 

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.

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Janet Donahoe obituary 1935~2023

A graduate of Wilson College and The Catholic University of America, Janet taught English and Latin in Pennsylvania and was a school librarian in Virginia. 

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