Kurt A. Kipling, age 53, of Macomb passed away at 12 noon on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Illinois from heart related problems.
Kurt was born on March 7, 1968 in Burlington, Iowa to Lynn and Jean Blackhurst Kipling. He graduated from Northwestern High School in Sciota, Illinois in 1987. He was an avid Green Bay Packers fan and he loved his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He attended the Crossing Church in Macomb.
Kurt is survived by his daughter, Kaylie (Tim) Becket and two beautiful seven-week-old grandsons, Brooks and Kellen; his mother, Jean Kipling; his brother, Rodney Kipling (Paul Cohen), and his half-sister, Darcy Tran.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lynn Kipling and his brother, Craig Kipling.
A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 18, 2021 at the Macomb VFW Post 1921.
Memorials may be made to the Just For Today Group of Narcotics Anonymous (JFTNA) in care of Jean Kipling, 1224 South Johnson Street, Macomb, Illinois 61455.
Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb is in charge of arrangements.
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