Angelo "Chip" Ciprari, of Burnsville, passed away on Nov. 4, 2012 at the age of 86, after an illness.
Chip was born in Southbridge, MA. He was a graduate of Oklahoma State University and he served his country in the armed forces during two separate conflicts, as a Navy man during World War II and an Army volunteer in the Korean War. After his service concluded, he enjoyed a long career at Honeywell, where he was a marketing executive. He retired after 31 years.
His beloved wife, Madeline, passed away in 1987. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Elia and Guiseppina Ciprari; brothers, Eli Ciprari and John Ciprari; and sister, Nina Bousquet.
He is survived by his three children, Deidre Ciprari of Minneapolis, Peter Ciprari and his wife Jennifer, of Flower Mound, TX, and Thomas Ciprari and his wife, Somying, of Missoula, MT; his grandchildren, Ashley, Joseph, and Avery Ciprari; his brother, Louis Ciprari of Florida; and many nieces and nephews.
A mass of Christian burial is scheduled for 12 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at in Burnsville. Visitation is set for Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Burnsville's White Funeral Home and also one hour prior to mass at the church. Ciprari will be interred in Haverstraw, NY.