- John Tripp III, 47, died August 23, 2016. He was born November 15, 1968 in Bangor, a son of John and Phyllis (Newman) Tripp, Jr. He grew up in Brewer and was a family oriented individual. John enjoyed cooking for large crowds. At the time of his death he was a self-employed carpenter.
He is survived by his mother of Berea, KY; his wife, Mary Bishop of St. Albans; 3 daughters, Toni Tripp of Boca Raton, FL, Brittany White of Palmyra, and Treasure Ricker of St. Albans; a brother, Michael Tripp of Pataskala, OH, a sister, Lisa Parker of Cape Coral, FL; 3 grandchildren, Riley, Paige, and Piper; as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 4 P.M. Monday at the First Baptist Church of Hartland. Memorial donations may be made to assist the family with final expenses, c/o Crosby & Neal, 117 Main Street, Newport, ME 04953. Those who wish may leave written condolences at