Finton C. Slipher

February 26, 2016

Finton Carl Slipher 89 former Frankfort resident, died February 26, 2016 at Zionsville Meadows, Zionsville, Indiana.  He was born May 25, 1926 in Frankfort, IN to Edward & Inez Iona (Egan) Slipher.  He married Phyllis Bolinger on August 14, 1948 and she preceded him in death in 1988.  He then married Agnes “Louise” Edmonds in 1990 and she preceded him in death on October 24, 2013. Finton was a 1943 graduate of Frankfort High School.  A lifelong famer, he also managed apartments.  He was a veteran of WW II serving in the U.S. Navy.  Finton was a member of the Kilmore Methodist Church.

Visitation and Services

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 3, 2016 at the Goodwin Funeral Home. Friends may visit from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial with military rites will be in Kilmore Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clinton County Community Foundation.

Survived by:

Son: Greg D. Slipher of Thorntown, 2 Sisters: Wanda (Bruce) Innes of Haley, ID, Charlotte Mabe-McCordsville, IN, 2 Grandchildren: Lindsey (Doug) Moore of W. Lafayette, Jordan Slipher of Lafayette

Preceded by:

brothers, Wilbur, Bob, Fred, Stanley, Clayton Slipher and a sister, Sylvia Larimore


Leave your Condolences

5 Condolences for “Finton C. Slipher”

  1. Phil & Gloria Crum February 29, 2016 at 5:52 pm

    Sincere sympathies to the Slipher family.

  2. Rick Swaim March 1, 2016 at 8:13 am

    Greg, I have fond memories of your mother and father accepting me into their home when I would come over to play “Tiddlywinks” with you on your living room floor. May God bless you at this time of loss.

  3. Sherrill Rude March 1, 2016 at 8:24 am

    So sorry for your loss. Finton was always a character who lived a great and full life enjoying his family and friends. He will be missed by many.

  4. Lori Meagher March 1, 2016 at 9:02 am

    Finton you have been on my mind a lot lately The world was a better place with you here. It’s been close to thirty years since we worked @ K.M. Cripe Co. I know Heaven will be a fun place with you there. Thanks for making work a lot fun.. I will never forget you.

  5. Dave and Elaine Russell March 1, 2016 at 10:20 am

    Greg, words can’t begin to fill the void in your life right now. Just know that in the days ahead, your dad will continue to live in you and through you. May your friends give you support. May God’s presence give you peace and understanding.

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