John Tripp

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: John Tripp

    July 18, 1919 – June 3, 2022

    Longtime Carbondale resident John Tripp passed on to a new place filled with old friends and loved ones on June 3 at the age of 102. John was born in Waterbury, Connecticut on July 28, 1919, where he lived until World War II… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    A living local legend: John Waldo Tripp

    By Ted Frisbie
    Special to The Sopris Sun

    In response to the National Geographic cover story, “The Last Voices of World War II” (published June 20, 2020), I felt compelled to draw attention to one of our Valley’s last surviving members of the 10th Mountain Division. 

    Born July… read more →