Dennis C. Cipalla, 75

June 09, 2022

Dennis C. Cipalla, 75, of Lititz, passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2022 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Born in Erie, PA he was the son of the late Anita (DelPorto) and Louis Cipalla. He was the beloved husband to Joyce Cipalla with whom he celebrated almost 55 years of marriage.
Dennis was a member of St. James Catholic Church. Prior to retirement, he worked as an Industrial Engineer Manager. Dennis previously served on the Board for the Lititz Public Library. Dennis was an avid reader and loved to play tennis. He enjoyed playing board games and card games with his family.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children: Lisa Moody of MD, Dennis Cipalla, Jr. (Laura) of MS, and David Cipalla (Krista) of Lititz; 4 grandchildren: Drew, Jordan, Emily and Kai; great-grand son, Callahan, his siblings: Louis Cipalla (Karen) of OH and Rita Cipalla of WA as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Joshua Cipalla.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Lititz Public Library, ADDRESS. A Funeral Service will be held at 12PM on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at the Charles F. Snyder, Jr. Funeral Home and Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA 17543. Friends will be received from 11AM until the time of service.

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June 16, 2022

With deepest sympathy to the family. 
Ron Casella

June 16, 2022

Joyce and Dave, I send my deepest sympathy to you both on the loss of your husband/father.  Wishing you peace and comfort in the days ahead.
Fran Haldeman

June 14, 2022

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Dennis.   I remember the good times so long ago.   I only wish we had connected again, before a time like this.  barb niederriter klein

June 14, 2022

It is with sadness that I learn of my best friend of many years and with relief that he is free of his pain and disease. He was my championship tennis doubles partner in 1977 and over many years. He was in my wedding and I in his. We went to Cathedral Prep in Erie together and played countless games of pinochle and tennis. He has been missed these many years and I look forward to seeing him again  in eternity. Rest in Peace dear friend until we meet again. My deepest sympathies to Joyce and their children. You are in our prayers.
Joe & Dianne Yochim

Sunday, June 12, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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