On March 10, 2003 JOHN F. SHIPLEY, SR. beloved husband of Rosalie M. (nee Shortt); devoted father of John Jr. and Michael Shipley, Celeste Emerson and the late Franklin Shipley. He is also survived by a sister Agnes Shipley and eight grandchildren. A Vigil Service will be held at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck, Inc. Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Road (at Echodale) on Thursday at 3:30 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony of Padua Church on Friday at 9:30 AM. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday and Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM.
THE BALTIMORE SUN