- George S. Jipson, 91, husband of the late Lorraine (Shorey) Jipson, passed away Aug 11, 2017 at his home. He was born Aug 4, 1926, in Lowell, the son of Raymond and Mary (Sibley) Jipson.
George was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in Hawaii. He worked at Lincoln Pulp & Paper for 45 years. He and Lorraine owned and operated Saponac Lake Cottages for 15 years. He was a member of Escutarsis Grange, VFW, American Legion in Lincoln and the Lincoln Veterans Honor Guard.
He is survived by three children, Larry Jipson and wife Candice, Russell Jipson and wife Bonita, and Lawna Robinson and husband Philip; grandchildren Joshua Jipson, Hillary Jipson, Penny Jipson, Colby Robinson and Kelly Robinson; sisters, Pauline Richards and Patricia Shorey. In addition to his wife of 66 years, he was predeceased by siblings Orris Jipson, Roger Jipson, and Joan Smart.
A committal service with full military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Lowell Cemetery, followed by a Celebration of Life at the Lowell Town Office. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Lowell Fire Department, PO Box 166, Burlington, ME 04417.
Condolences may be expressed at www.clayfuneralhome.com.
Published on  August 12, 2017