Dale Dean Chipps Sr., 92, a resident of Kerens, departed this life early Sunday morning, Feb. 3, 2013, in Princeton Community Hospital at Princeton. He had been in declining health for the past three months.
The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5 to 8 p.m. today. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home chapel Friday, Feb. 8, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Kevin Gainer will officiate, and interment will follow at the Israel Cemetery at Kerens where H.W. Daniels Post 29 American Legion, Tygart Valley Post 3647 Veterans of Foreign Wars and the United States Navy will conduct full military honors.
The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to the Israel Church Cemetery Fund, Route 2, Box 304-B, Elkins, WV 26241. Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Dale Dean Chipps Sr. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com.