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Benjamin Allen LippincottMarch 7, 1997 ~ August 6, 2017 (age 20)
Ben Lippincott, 20, of New Franklin died in a tragic motorcycle accident August 6, 2017. He was born March 7, 1997 in Akron to Kevin and Christine Lippincott. He was a 2015 graduate of Manchester High School where he excelled in academics. Ben played multiple instruments, but his passion was Drumline. He was on a televised winning team of Academic Challenge, as well as Mock Trial, Drama Club/Stage Crew and served as BBQ Club president. Ben attended Bowling Green State University and performed with the Falcon Marching Band Drumline. He served on the Tech Team at RiverTree Christian Church and played percussion with the Worship Team.
Ben was full of life and laughter, and always had a big smile. He constantly challenged himself to learn, and loved to figure things out for himself. He was incredibly gifted with technology and worked as a web developer with several clients.
Ben was preceded in death by his grandfather, Grover Lippincott and grandmother, Judy Lippincott Morgan. Besides his parents, he is survived by his sister, Emily; grandparents, Sandra Heminger-Feldman and husband, George; grandparents, Paul and Madalyn Elsbree; uncles, Scott (Flora) Elsbree and Russell (Luann) Lippincott; aunts, Nichole (Jose) Velasquez and Sarah (Fred) Soldat; girlfriend, Allison Beaupry; as well as many cousins and loving friends.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 5:00 P.M. on Friday, August 11, 2017 at RiverTree Christian Church, 7373 Portage Street NW, Massillon, Ohio 44646, with Andrew Berg officiating. Fellowship will follow after the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to “Ben Lippincott Donation Account” at any Chase Bank branch. To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.