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Ronald Rippy

Ronald Rippy, 59, Salem, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at 6:10 a.m. at his home.
Born in Palmyra, he was the son of the late John Forsey and Leona Gertrude Sanders Rippy.
He worked at Child Craft in Salem for 41 years. He was a 1965 graduate of Eastern High School and held a perfect school attendance record.
Survivors include his wife, Judith Bazell-Young Rippy; two daughters, Latonia Rippy Walker and Sandra Rippy Sowder, both of Salem; three stepsons, John Young and David Young, both of Edinburg, and Aaron Young of Franklin; a brother, Robert Rippy of Bedford; a sister, Rita Babcock of Hardinsburg; and 10 grandchildren.
Funeral: Monday, Oct. 23, at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with burial in Rest Haven Cemtery in Edinburg.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hospice Palliative Care of Southern Indiana or Americare Hospice in Franklin.