Kip W. Hammer

Born: Fri., Jun. 7, 1946
Died: Tue., May 8, 2012

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Kip W. Hammer, 65, Sidney Care Center, 510 Buckeye Ave., Sidney, Ohio, went to be with the Lord with his family by his side on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 6:45 AM at the nursing home. He was born June 7, 1946 in Sidney, Ohio the son of Robert and Wilma (Scholl) Hammer. The father survives in Sidney and the mother is deceased. He was married to Marcella Marie Curl on July 1, 1967 and she survives in Sidney along with two sons, Frederick Eugene and wife Amy of Sidney and Timothy Wayne and wife Michele of Sidney; one sister, Kathleen Ferguson of Sidney and three brothers, William Hammer of Sidney, John Hammer and wife Carol of Sidney, and Joseph Hammer and wife Bell of Sidney and five grandchildren, Dayla, Jazmin, Ferrara, Sierra and Dez' Anae Hammer. One brother, George Hammer, one grandchild, Mika Hammer and his beloved dog, Sandy are deceased. He attended Sidney High School. He worked at the former Sidney Holiday Inn in Sidney in utility maintainance for 30 years. He was active in the St. Jude's Bicycle Marathon, was an avid fisherman and liked to tinker with cars. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney with Pastor Robert L. Fries. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney. Pallbearers will be William Slusser, Mike Hammer, Fred Hammer, Devon Beer, Matt Partington and Steve Slusser. Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home on Thursday, May 10, 2012 from 4-8 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the Hammer family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home's web site at:

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Sheila Loop

Marcy, you and your family are in my prayers. Sheila

Yvonne Brown

Tim and Michele - Sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

patsy (sarver) worthy

Marcy, Kipper and I had a very good relationship at the old H.I. I know how he loved those grand babies.!!

jeanie pulfer putnam

Dearest Marcella and family~ Sending you my hugs, love and prayers during this sorrowful time of life. Cherish all of your good memories in life spent together!! Keep the Faith~ Jeanie Pulfer Putnam

Beverly (Zorn) Welty

You have my deepest sympathy Marcella. Remembering the good times and sharing those with your family will make this very hard time just a little easier. I lost my husband 2 years ago and memories are so important to hang on to.

leon calhoun

sorry to hear of your lose, leon

Jackie (Groff) Bergman

I am so srry to hear of Kip's passing. I don't know if you remember me but we used to be friends back in high school and went to Holy Angels. You lived on Main St. and when I was a Jr and you were a Soph. we went to Ky with Kip and ?. if you want email me and we can catch up after all these yrs. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers for you and your family at this difficult time in your lives. God be with you. Jackie (Groff) Bergman