George Marcus Shipley
George Marcus Shipley
  • December 7, 1932 - August 9, 2017
  • Dallas, Texas

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Shipley, George Marcus
George Marcus Shipley of Dallas,TX passed away at the age 84 on August 9, 2017. Born December 7,1932 to Albert M Shipley and Freida McLennan Shipley in Bend, Oregon. He graduated from Bend High School in 1951, served in the United States Navy from 1952 -1956 and graduated from Long Beach State with a BS in Business and Engineering. Owner of Handling Equipment Corp. George is preceded in death by his parents Albert and Freida, sister Laura Archuletta, brother Charles Shipley and nephew Jimmy Thompson.
George is survived by his wife of 58 years Jean Fichtelman Shipley, his son David Killeen and wife, Charlotte, son Tim Shipley, daughter Jill Shipley, granddaughter Jennifer Killeen, grandson Greg Killeen and wife Amber, great grandchildren Shane and Kyndal. His sisters Sally Thompson and husband Jim, Leona Shipley, and Mary Pederson and husband Dave and his many nieces, nephews and their families.
In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made to the American Cancer Society or the Kidney Foundation in loving memory of George Shipley.

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.