Lewis R. Shipley

June 8, 1940 ~ September 5, 2019 (age 79)


Lewis R. Shipley


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lewis Robert Shipley on September 5, 2019. Lewis was born on June 8, 1940, to Merlin Cecil Shipley and Luella Coila Anderson. He was the third born of the four Shipley siblings: Jeanne, Ann, and Steve.

Lewis enjoyed cooking and went on to own several restaurants through out his life. He had a great love for the outdoors, and enjoyed hunting, fishing, four wheeling and snowmobiling with friends and family.

Lewis was faithful and devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had a quiet, loving relationship with his Heavenly Father that carried him through his life. He served in many positions throughout his life, including a mission with his wife Sharon in Navuoo, Illinois in 2004.

Lewis is survived by his loving wife Sharon; son, Robert (Amy) Shipley; daughter, Danielle (Lee) Crysel; grandsons : Nathan, Christian, Chance and Nash; and great-grandson, Britton; sister; Ann (Dick) Cobb, brother; Steve (Marion) Shipley.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Jeanne, and grandsons: Nicholas R., Jeremy, Joshua, and Jacob D. Shipley.

Funeral services will be held Friday September 13, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Aurora 1st Ward LDS Chapel. Interment will be held in the Paradise Cemetery at 5:00 p.m. Funeral Directors Magleby Mortuary: Richfield, Salina, Manti online guestbook

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Recording of Service


Funeral Service
September 13, 2019

10:00 AM
Aurora 1st Ward LDS Chapel

September 13, 2019

5:00 PM
Paradise Cemetery, Salina

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