Claremore Daily Progress

February 1, 2013

Arthur Pat ‘Art’ Hipp

Staff Reports
Staff Reporter

CLAREMORE — Graveside service for Arthur Pat “Art” Hipp will be 2 p.m., Fri., Feb. 1, at Ward’s Grove Cemetery, Foyil, with Rev. Gerald Biswell officiating. Burial will follow under the direction of Musgrove-Merriott-Smith Funeral Service & Crematory.  Visitation will be held at the funeral home Friday 8 a.m. to noon.

Art passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at his home at the age of 78.

Art is survived by his wife, Audra of the home;  sons:  Rick Hipp of Texas, Max Hipp and wife, Dorothy of Verdigris, and Bryan Hipp and wife, Rhonda of Broken Arrow;  brothers:  John Hipp of Verdigris, Wesley Hipp of Claremore, and Leslie Hipp of Claremore;  sister, Nora Cooper of Verdigris;  6 grandchildren;  and 2 great-grandchildren.

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