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“Robin and family; I am very sorry to hear about your loss. Please know your family in Ohio is thinking about you, sending happy vibes and praying...Read More ยป
1 of 4 | Posted by: Pam Sumpter (Ben) - Lake Milton, OH

“So sorry for your loss Robin! Sending prayers your way! ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Judy White - rock falls, IL

“Sorry for your loss! Robin you and the family are in our thoughts and prayers! ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Libby & Fernando Hueramo - TX

“So sorry for your loss, remember he has no more pain, Robin please take care of yourself ! ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: tina conrad - clinton, IA

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Lowell P. "Hawkeye" Rippy, age 59, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015.

Lowell was born on July 9, 1955 in Sterling; the son of Robert and Grace (Rhodes) Rippy. He was employed by Tyson Foods for ten years.

Survivors include his other half, Robin Peterson of Erie, Illinois; one son, Kristopher Rippy of Camanche, Iowa; three step daughters, April McManus of Erie, Illinois, Trisha Peterson of Erie, Illinois and Sophia Hamilton of Camanche, Iowa and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Joy Belle Reyes and two brothers, Michael and Robert Rippy.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Sterling, 505 First Avenue.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in his memory.