Warren D. Hypes, 86 , of Riner , Va. passed away Thursday, October 19th 2017 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He left this Earth to be with his heavenly family. He was born on August 31st 1931 in Bluefield, WV, son of the late Garland E. Hypes and Aldine D Hypes.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Simmons Hypes, his son: Joel C. Hypes and wife Carol B. Hypes, of Vinton, Va., Daughter: Kimberley Hypes McCardle of Hurley, MS, brothers: Glen S Hypes of Johnson City, TN, Charles E Hypes and his wife Betty Jo Hypes of Riner, Va. Also Grandchildren: Justin R McCardle. of Mobile AL, Ashley N. McCardle and daughter Hollynd S. McCardle of Hurley, MS, Lauren K. Hypes of Vinton Va, and Lindsey R. Hypes of Morgantown, WV.
Warren was a graduate of Beaver High School, West Virginia University, and received his masters at Duke University. He was a veteran Of the USAF and retired from NASA as an engineer/scientist in Hampton Va. He was also a member of the NSSA for just short of 50 years and was a lifelong outdoor enthusiast.
The memorial for family will be held at Horne Funeral Home, 1300 N. Franklin St., Christiansburg, Va.
Published on October 25, 2017