Arthur Daniel Sipley, 76, passed away on December 3, 2017 following a recent cancer diagnosis. Arthurwas born on June 6, 1941 in Blairstown, New Jersey to the late John Atwood Sipley and Ethel Elizabeth Bell Sipley.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Sipley; children Brent Sipley, Tammy Tompkins Triglianos and husband James; Sonya Tompkins Baer; David Tompkins; RJ Tompkins and wife Sharon; as well as grandchildren Mali, Jack, Nico, JD, Victoria, Jordan, Devin, and Zachary.
Arthur was a US Army veteran, proudly serving his country during the Vietnam War. He completed his service as a Sergeant and was awarded the Army Commendation Medal. He was employed as a Senior Craftworker in Instrumentation at Hoffmann-La Roche Pharmaceuticals in Belvidere, NJ.
Arthur and his wife spent many years enjoying their hobbies including golf, attending classic car shows and traveling in recent years to the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Australia and South America.
A period of visitation will be held on December 11th at 11am to 12 PM NOON at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825 followed by a 1 PM graveside service with military honors at Newton Cemetery, 19 Lawnwood Ave, Newton, NJ 07860,
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Arthur's memory to Comprehensive Cancer Center, CB 7295 UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7295