F. E. Tipton

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F.E. was born on March 19, 1918 and passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

F.E. was a resident of Wichita, Kansas at the time of passing.

He graduated in 1936 from East High School and attended Wichita State University where he was a member of the Men of Webster Fraternity.

One of the highlights of his time as a military aviator was his appointment by the U.S. government, in coordination with General Schnault of the Chinese army, to train members of the Chinese military to become pilots and learn to fly combat missions.

Visitation will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Friday, April 13, 2018, at Downing & Lahey East Mortuary. Funeral Service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Plymouth Congregational Church.