Donald Paul "Red" McKillip, 90, of Boiling Springs, died Friday, May 17, 2013 at The Thornwald Home, Carlisle.
Born October 13, 1922 in Carlisle, he was a son of the late George D. & Susanna Delancy McKillip.
He retired from U.S. Postal service after 35 years. He was a veteran of WWII, U. S. Army Air Corps. Red was a member of Grace United Methodist Church; St. Johns Masonic Temple #260; Consistory Lodge; Tall Cedars of Lebanon and Zembo Shriners; Empire-Friendship Fire Co.; South Middleton Fire Co.; American Legion Post 101; Veterans Foreign War Post #8386 in Frenchville. Surviving are his wife of eighteen years, Eleanor (Liszman) McKillip of Boiling Springs, one grandson, Dene R. Leonard III of Fort Knox, KY; one granddaughter, Danita L. Leonard of Phoenix, AZ; and one great-granddaughter, Dena P. Leonard. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by wife, Frieda (Baker) McKillip; brother, John McKillip; and sister, Mary Russell.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 North Hanover Street, Carlisle with Rev. Alan Robinson and Pastor Susan H. Stewart co-officiating. Burial with militaries honors conducted by Cumberland County Honor Guard will be in Letort Cemetery, Carlisle. A viewing will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
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