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Obituary for Kenton Wayne Shipley

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Kenton Wayne Shipley

August 25, 1936 - June 26, 2016

Kent, 79, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, June 26, 2016. He was born on August 25, 1936, in Ogden, UT. He is the son of Wayne George and Moralta (Mickey) Bowman Shipley.


He married Kay Child on June 3, 1961, in Riverdale, UT.


Kent loved camping, fishing, wood working, and spending time with his family, especially his four grandchildren.


Kent is survived by his wife, Kay; children Shelly, Wayne, Dale, and Jason; grandchildren Samantha, Seth, Colton, and Jakob; siblings David and Karen (Hamblin) Shipley, Karen (Shipley) Herlth, and Terri Shipley and husband George Dibble.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Mickey Shipley, and infant son, Kenton Wayne Shipley, Jr.


Graveside Services will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial Park, 836 – 36th St., Ogden, UT.



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Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016

Time: 11:00 am -

Leavitt's Aultorest Memorial Park


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT,

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Born: August 25, 1936
Died: June 26, 2016

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Carolyn G. Hirst posted on 6/28/16

Dearest Kay I'm so saddened to hear about Kent .Please know I'm so sorry for your loss. Know that your'e in my prayers . Sincerely Carolyn Hirst


Diana Earl posted on 6/28/16

Dear Kay and family. We are so saddened by Kent's passing. I know how much you tried to do what you could for him these last months. I am glad Kay that I got a chance to see you and Kent's sister Karen. Love to all the kids and our hearts are with you in your grief. Our hearts are with Karen and Dave also. The 4 of you were like family to us and we love you so much. Wish we could be there for you, but know we are thinking of you now and always. Love, Jim, Diana and family