Norman C. Sipes

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Born in Cale, Indiana on August 26, 1939

Departed on October 29, 2019 and resided in Bedford, Indiana

  • Graveside Service: Salem Cemetery
    • Saturday November 9, 2019 2:00pm
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Norman C. Sipes, 80 of Bedford died October 29, 2019 at Bloomington Hospital.

He was born August 26, 1939 in Martin County, IN to Jasper “Jack” and Lillian (Hamilton) Sipes. He married Barbara Joan Hehe in July 1956, and she preceded him in death September 2, 1993.

He married Gail Barnes and she survives. He worked for Traders Point Hunt Club for 50 years.  He loved being a professional Huntsman.

Survivors include his wife Gail Sipes; daughter Sherry Stolle (John); step-daughter Vicki Schubert; step-son Bob Schubert; grandchildren Alisha Brenneke (Nick), Amber Borcherding, Jordin Schubert, and Chelsie Schubert; and great-grandson Noah Borcherding; brothers Dexter Sipes (Becky) and Bob Sipes (Letha); sister Patty Gilson (Mark); many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; as well as his beloved dog Pete.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Joan, and sister Phyllis Brock.

Graveside services will be held at 2 PM Saturday, November 9 at Salem Cemetery, Zionsville, IN.

Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to the White River Humane Society, 3511 Pumphouse Road, Bedford, IN 47421.

Guestbook Entries

  1. Bruce W. Buchanan October 31, 2019 at 8:04 pm - Reply

    There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. I am honored that you have chosen our family to care for your family during this time. Please let me know if there is more we can do to help celebrate your loved-one’s life.

    My Warmest Regards,

    Bruce W. Buchanan
    4th Generation Owner
    Since 1881

  2. Shannon Lee Pridemore November 1, 2019 at 9:47 am - Reply

    Candle 1To Gail and the family,

    We so enjoyed knowing Norman over the years you have been our neighbors. Prayers of love and peace be with you during this difficult time. Please let us know if you need anything.

    Nate and Shannon Pridemore

  3. Lana & Kevin Robertson November 2, 2019 at 12:07 am - Reply

    Candle 3Love and Prayers for you all. I will always remember his welcoming smile and he always had a hug for me. Uncle Norman was a very special man. He will be missed by many.

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