Donald Eugene Shipps

November 27, 2013 

Donald Eugene Shipps

Donald E. Shipps, 75, of Lee’s Summit, passed away Nov. 24, 2013 at Kansas City Hospice House. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Nov. 29th at Langsford Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Burial at Lee’s Summit Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc. or the American Heart Assoc.

Donald was born on Feb. 14, 1938 in Sedalia, Mo. He was a US Navy Veteran, a police officer, a firefighter, a husband, a father, and a grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Cathy Shipps, sons Mike and Scott Shipps, daughter Lori Cunningham, and five grandchildren.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

(Arrangements by Langsford Funeral Home, 115 sw 3rd St., Lee’s Summit, Mo., 64063)

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