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Sidney L. Quipp, 64, of Lebanon, died Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Mercy Hospital Springfield.

He was born Oct. 19, 1957, in Stockton, Calif. to Sidney E. and Beverly Jane Edmonds Quipp.

On Nov. 27, 1985, he married Donna K. Dotson and they shared the last 36 years.

He was preceded in death by his father; and two brothers, Roger Allen, and Frank Henry Quipp.

Sidney moved from California to Michigan with his family when he was a child. He entered the military as a young man and served his country faithfully in the United States Army for 20 years. He was stationed in several places stateside and also in Germany. He and Donna moved to Lebanon in 1999, and Sidney worked at the Independent Stave Mill and then Hooker Oil Company. He later worked as a corrections officer in Laclede County. he also worked for a time at Fort Leonard Wood. In his spare time he enjoyed being outdoors where he greatly liked hunting. He had a keen sense of humor and a patriotic spirit. His family was very important to him and he especially enjoyed having time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Donna of the home; four sons, Nate Thomas and his wife of Shanna of Lebanon; William Thomas and his wife Jennifer of Scarborough, Maine; Sidney E. Quipp of Minot, N.D. and John Thomas Quipp of Lebanon; one daughter, Jessica Myers and her husband Stephen of Lebanon; 18 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and his mother, Beverly Quipp of Lebanon.

Graveside services for Sidney L. Quipp will be held at a later date in Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon.

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