Donald E. Ripley

SGM (Ret) Donald E. Ripley, 89, of Waynesville, died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, in the Life Care Center of Waynesville.

He is survived by wife, Margaret, of the home; three sons, Donald Jr., of San Antonio, Texas; Dwight Dean, of Norman, Okla. and Martin Ripley, of Waynesville; two daughters, Margaret Ann Anglin, of Fayetteville, N.C. and Robin A. Nichols, of Avondale, Ariz.; one brother, Dorman Ripley, of Brookfield; one sister, Erma Rulon, of Brookfield; nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Donald E. Ripley will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, in the Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert. Burial with military honors will follow in the Sunset Memorial Estates Cemetery of Waynesville.

Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. with a Masonic Rite service to be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Don Ripley and may be left at the funeral home.

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