Archie I. Nipper passed away July 28, 2016 in Rupert, Idaho of natural causes. Archie was born November 20, 1924 to Christopher and Lilly Nipper in Castleford, Idaho. Archie was a dedicated employee for Artâs Machine Shop in American Falls for 43 years. Archie served in World War II and received a Purple Heart after being shot in action, and a Bronze Star for helping comrades out of the line of fire. Archie loved fishing, camping, bowling and working in the yard.
Archie is survived by his son Gary Nipper (Bonnie), daughter, Pam Reaves, (Dale), three grandchildren, Brandy Nipper, Erica Muller and Courtney Reaves, four great grandchildren, Devon White-Muller, Madison White-Muller, Branden Reaves, Xander Riley. Preceded in death by his wife Marjorey of 54 years, two daughters, Barbara Tackett and Dana Nipper, along with his parents, brothers and sisters.
The family would like to thank Encompass Healthcare for the wonderful care that has been provided.
The Military Graveside Service will be 3:00 p.m., Monday, August 1, 2016 at the Falls View Cemetery, American Falls, Idaho. A visitation will be from 1:30-2:30 at Davis-Rose Mortuary, 170 Idaho St. American Falls, Idaho.