Paul E. Pettipas, age 89, of West Deptford, NJ on January 31, 2018.
Paul was well known for his sense of humor and his memory for statistics. He was voted the class clown of his senior year. He was a staff sergeant with the United States Army Air Corp and US Air Force during WWII and the Korean War, serving in Guam, Hawaii and Japan. He was a career electrical draftsman, and retired from RCA and GE in 1996.
Beloved husband of 48 years to Veronica (née Goeke); Devoted father of Jennifer Pettipas and Cynthia Pettipas; Loving grandfather of Annabelle; Adored son of the late Blanche E. (née Dubuc) and Walter A. Pettipas; Dear brother to Elaine M. Page; Treasured uncle to Cecily Craig and many other nieces and nephews; brother-in-law to many; Challenging chess mate and father figure to Sandro Recabarren.
Interment at a later date at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran Cemetery, Arneytown, NJ.
Paul said, “Don’t waste money on flowers”, so donations may be made in his name to https://www.youcaring.com/veronicapettipas-1084311
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