Donald L. Cripps, Jr.
1949 — 2021
Mr. Donald L. Cripps, Jr., 72, of Dalton, passed away on Saturday, December 4, 2021. Born in Pittsfield, MA, on February 1, 1949, the son of the late Donald and Evelyn Mickle Cripps., he graduated from Wahconah High School with the class of 1966. Donald later attended classes at Berkshire Community College. Don was a Vietnam War veteran. In 1966, immediately following high school, he enlisted in the United States Navy Seabees, where he proudly served his country until 1972. After his time in the military, Don was employed by Lockheed Martin where he worked as a programmer, machinist and supervisor in the production department. It was from there that he retired in 1996, after more than...