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Mr. Richard William Dippner

Mr. Richard William Dippner
  • November 20, 1927 - November 27, 2012
  • Desert Hot Springs, California

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“To everyone in the Dippner family, you have our utmost sympathy. Dick was a client of mine, but Pat and Dick also became very good friends who we...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Galen Peterson - San Diego, CA

“Dick was a wonderful family friend and neighbor throughout my childhood and I have many fond memories of him. He will truly be missed by all of us...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Deni Austin - Littleton, CO

“A WONDERFUL DEVOTED FAMILY FRIEND OF MANY YEARS-THAT WAS DICK DIPPNER. OUR FAMILY WAS TRULY BLESSED TO HAVE HIM IN OUR LIVES. HIS WARM SMILE AND KIND...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: JAY & DENISE SCHULTZ - CA

“I remember Mr. Dippner as a fun loving person and a gracious host to many of Vicki's Nursing colleagues from Canada. He will be missed by all who...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Leah Milton - CA - Friend

“Dick and Pat moved in next door to us about 43 years ago in Desert Hot Springs. They were wonderful neighbors and we became great friends which has...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Dennis & Doris Thorson - WY

“to the entire Dippner family: I have a wonderful memory of Mr Dippner despite not seeing him for many years. He was a wonderful man, loving father...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara Schupeltz - Lake Ariel, PA

“I have such fond memories of Mr. Dippner. He always had a smile on his face and a funny story to tell. I remember when I was a child, my parents...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Bill Schultz - Cathedral City, CA


Richard William Dippner

Richard Dippner, the devoted husband of the love of his life, Pat Dippner, loving father of Vicki, Ric and Danny and doting grandfather of 11 grandchildren passed away peacefully with family at his bedside on Tuesday 27 November 2012.

Richard was born in Calgary, Alberta Canada on November 20, 1927. He was a man of many talents. A multi-faceted career led him and his growing family across Canada and into the United States, traveling from Calgary, to Kitchener, Ontario, Edmonton, Los Angeles, California, Clackamas and West Linn, Oregon. An opportunity in Desert Hot Springs arose and Richard served as City Manager, followed by Manager of the Mission Springs Water District.

Richard (Dick) was a Mason in good standing throughout his life and he enjoyed nothing more than being surrounded by his children and grandchildren.

At the request of the family, no services will be held. Those wishing to sign the guest book may do so online at www.yourtribute.com

Private arrangements are under the direction of Rose Mortuary, Desert Hot Springs, California.