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Violet D. Shippy

Violet Shippy, age 90, of Huron, died Friday, December 12, 2008, at the Violet Tschetter Memorial Home.  Her funeral service was held at the Praisewater-Meyer-Mitchell Mortuary at Van Nuys, California.  Burial was in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery.

Violet Snell was born September 23, 1918, to William and Augusta (Jacob) Snell at Redwood City, California.

On February 20, 1942, Violet married Frank E. Shippy at Los Angeles, California.  She worked at the Hughes Aircraft in California.  They moved to Huron in 1991 and have lived here since.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Huron. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Frank; and two sons, Richard and Donald.

Survivors include one son Robert Allen Shippy; one sister, Mildred Swanson; and several grandchildren.

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