Don Hipsher, 92, of Mansfield, passed away in Kite, Kentucky on Saturday, October 6, 2018. He was born on May 3, 1926 in Mansfield, Ohio, the son of Dow and Delores (Tidd) Hipsher.
Don retired from Westinghouse, and had worked for Janitor Maintenance working at Hardee’s. He was a Veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II. A collector of Indians and clowns, Don was always looking to add to his collection. He had a love for animals, especially dogs. Often you could find Don relaxing while smoking his pipe.
Don leaves behind his beloved daughter, Ruth (Eddie) Johnson; granddaughter, Sarina (Donald) Collins; two great-granddaughters, Courtney and Alexis Collins; and special friends, Nancy Barker and Earl Salyers. Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Mary Louise (Brown) Hipsher; and a daughter, Linda Hipsher.
The family will receive friends on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 98 S. Diamond Street. The funeral service will be held at 1:30 pm on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Mansfield Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bluegrass Care Navigators Hospice or the American Cancer Society.