Kurt Alan Ripley, 53, of Victor, Idaho passed away January 1, 2020 at Teton Valley Hospital. Kurt was born July 20, 1966 in Canton, Ohio to Daniel L. Ripley and Cheryl A. Lee. He was a loving husband, father, son, and brother and will be greatly missed. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Jackson, enjoyed hiking, fishing, four-wheeling, ice skating, playing games with his family, and laughing. Kurt never met a stranger and was very passionate about sharing the Lord with everyone he met. With fifty dollars and Jesus, he started his business, Ripley’s Vacuum Center, in Jackson, Wyoming in 1993. He and his wife Melissa Ripley started their family in 1997 and moved to Victor, Idaho. They have three daughters: Kyley Jo Ripley (22) of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Katie Anne Ripley (19) of Laffayette, Colorado, and Kimberly Jean Ripley (17) of Victor, Idaho. He is survived by his loving wife, daughters, parents, and sister DeAnna Maupertuis. Services will be held at First Baptist Church in Jackson on Tuesday, January 7th, 11am.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kurt's name to Feeding Los Cabos Kids, http://www.feedingloscaboskids.org/donate/.