Gary David Cripe

  • Born: February 5, 1950
  • Died: June 16, 2018
  • Location: Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Meyer Funeral Home

5864 Bridgetown Road
Cincinnati, OH 45248
Tel. (513) 921-0117

Tribute & Message From The Family

CRIPE, Gary D., Beloved husband of Debbie Cripe (nee Baker) for 46 years. Loving father of Nikki (Josh) Beninghaus. Devoted grandfather of Cole and Lyv. Cherished son on Estel and the late Raymond Cripe. Dear brother of Denny (Lisa), John (Debbie), Ray (Theresa) and the late Kenny Cripe. Brother in Law to Diana Andriacco . Uncle of Tanya (Chris), John (Jenny), Aaron (Krista), Casie (Doug), Deanna, Kasie, Kevin. Many close friends and other family members. Gary was a friend to all he met. Gary was a member of the US Army from 1968 to 1971 and served in Vietnam from January 1969 to January 1970. He was an active member of Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 2197 for 32 years also a member of Amvets and American Legion. Passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 68 years of age. Visitation on WEDNESDAY at MEYER FUNERAL HOME, 5864 Bridgetown Rd., from 10:00 AM until time of Blessing Service at 12:00 PM. Memorials may be made to Hoxworth Blood Center, 3130 Highland Ave. Cincinnati OH 45267 or to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 4370 Glendale Milford Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242.


Condolence & Memory Journal

A Good friend/will miss u

Posted by WILLIAM PIERMAN - Cincinnati, OH - Coworker   June 19, 2018

Deepest sympathy to Gary's family! My thoughts & prayers are with you

Posted by Cathy Steinher - Cincinnati, OH - Family Friend   June 19, 2018

My heart is so heavy thinking about the magnitude of your loss. Gary was a wonderful man in many ways, and had a positive impact on countless people. I am certain the ripples have changed our world for the better. My heart will always hold a special place for Gary Cripe.

Posted by Amy Kisor    June 19, 2018


Our thoughts and prayers for peace and comfort are with you all. Our hearts are truly sad.

Posted by Pamela Ramp - coworker   June 19, 2018

Very sorry to hear this. I pray God gives you comfort in this difficult time. Thinking of you and your family.❤

Posted by Karen Fathman - Friend   June 19, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by Diane Krekeler - BLANCHESTER, OH - Family   June 19, 2018

My thoughts and prayers go out to you and family he truly has earn his wings and love by so many and will always be remembered my love and friendship to you all

Posted by Judy Unterreiner - Bright, IN - Friend   June 19, 2018


Good friend, Eagle brother,great man, you will be missed.

Posted by Richie Risch - Cheviot, OH - friend   June 19, 2018


Gary and I met through a mutual friend (Larry Hoffman). We got to talk about our ailments from VietNam exposure. Our stations, found out we weren't to far from each other over there . Became friends and I'm going to miss my service brother a lot. God bless bless, see you later!

Posted by Larry Grubbs - Harrison, OH - Friend   June 18, 2018

Family Album

AMVETS August 2017