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Russell E. Lippy

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 Russell E. Lippy, 85, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest at home on Saturday, January 17.

 He was born on April 23, 1929 in Middletown to the late Jesse E. and Mary E. Alleman Lippy.

 He retired as a lineman from PP&L with over 40 years of dedicated service; a member of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Middletown; and a United States Air Force veteran of the Korean War.

 He is survived by his loving wife Jean A. Lippy of Middletown; daughters Judith E. Borland and husband John of Hershey, and Gail A. Long and husband Kenneth, and Cindy L. Lippy, all of Middletown; son Jeffrey L. Lippy of Marietta; two grandsons Troy T. Harclerode and wife Amanda, and Joshua R. Borland.

 Memorial service for Russell: Tuesday, January 27 at 11 a.m. at the Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with the Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert officiating. 

 Visitation is from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
 

 Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

 In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Spring and Union Streets, Middletown, PA 17057.

 The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. to handle the arrangements.

 Online condolences can be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.