Gary Lee Hippensteel
Gary Lee Hippensteel, 73, Leavenworth, Kansas, died December 8, 2011. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 10:45 am, Friday, December 16, 2011 at Leavenworth National Cemetery with a Celebration of Gary’s life to follow at Rock of Ages Church, 1017 Randolph, Leavenworth.
Gary was born July 19, 1938 in Topeka, Kansas, son of Claude and Ruth Hippensteel. He lived in the Oakland area and graduated from Topeka High in 1956. Gary served in the US Navy on the aircraft carrier USS Ranger. He worked at Dupont and the Santa Fe Railroad.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents and both brothers, Robert and David and their wives. Gary was a member of the Rock of Ages Church.