Robert W. Hipkins Sr., 76, of Miami, Okla. passed away at his home Dec. 14, 2015. Mr. Hipkins was born on April 23, 1939 in Saint Paul, Minn. to Lloyd and Elsie M. Hipkins. Robert worked at Waldorf/RockTenn Paper in Saint Paul for forty years before he retired. He was also a volunteer fireman in Chisago City, Minn. for ten years and was a member of the Blue Knights Motorcycle Club in Saint Paul.
Mr. Hipkins is preceded in passing by his parents Lloyd and Elsie Hipkins and two brothers Frank Hipkins and James Hipkins.
Survivors include his two daughters, Dawn Plate and her husband Doug of Saint Paul and Roxanne Bzdok and her husband Darrell of Forrest Lake, Minn., his son Robert W. Hipkins Jr. and his wife Christi of Miami, Okla., brother John Hipkins of Seattle, Wash. along with his numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mr. Hipkins wishes were to be cremated. Services are pending with the care of Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Miami, Okla.
Friends and family may send the family notes of encouragement by viewing Robert’s Tribute page at www.brown-winters.com.