Captain Warren Henry Kipp, 82, a onetime resident of Brady, died Saturday, July 26 after a brave battle with cancer. A celebration of his life was held at 5 p.m. July 29, at King of Glory Lutheran Church in Dallas. Final internment followed in the Kipp Cemetery, Stover, Mo., under the direction of Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home. Kipp was born on March 24, 1921, on a farm near Stover, Mo., to Edward H. and Augusta Hagedorn Kipp. In August of 1940, he enlisted in the Army Air Corps due to the draft act of Sept. 1940. In the fall of 1941, he became an aviation cadet and went to flying school at Brady’s Curtis Air Field. He was the father of the president of Heartland Rig International-Oilfield, L.P. which operates a plant here in Brady. Survivors include his children, Bill and Pat Kipp of Copper Canyon, Bob and Sheila Kipp of Argyle and Sioux (Sue) and Eddie Sinnott of Dallas; grandchildren, Kim and Brian Goff, Matt, Tina, Caitlin and Justin Kipp and KC, Silver Sinnott and adopted in-law, Fanny Sinnott; sisters, Fern Nolting of Stover, Mo. and Maureen and Joy Scott of Weier, Id; and his many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and a wealth of extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vera, who passed away in 1991 from a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to King of Glory Lutheran Church or a charity of choice in memory of Kipp.