Born: June 2, 1939 - Deceased: December 25, 2022
Robert Ruff Tippett, 83, of Caseyville, IL, born Friday, June 2, 1939 in St. Louis, MO, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2022.
Robert worked locally as a horse racing trainer for Fairmont Park, Cahokia Downs, and Arlington Park in Chicago. He was an avid golfer.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Parents, Richard L. Sr. and Mary Ellen nee Ruff, Tippett
- Richard Tippett, Jr.
- Thomas Tippett
- Mary Delia Tippett
- Jean Alice Bynum
Surviving are his:
- Mark N. (Amy) Tippett of Bloomington, IL
- Royce C. Tippett of Millstadt, IL
- Ellen (William) Beebe of Fairview Heights, IL
- Catherine Piazza of Phoenix, AZ
- Delia (Jerry) Schindler of St. Peters, MO
- April Tippett
- Hope Tippett
- Robert Tippett
- Summer Tippett
- Sister-in-law, Janet Tippett
- Cousin, William (Carolyn) Tippett
- Dear nieces & nephews
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the National Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Assoc. www.nationalhbpa.com/donate
Funeral: Private Family Services