Scott Alan Lipshaw

Born: Tue., May 12, 1970
Died: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019


5:30 PM to 7:30 PM, Mon., Feb. 11, 2019
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Religious Service

7:30 PM Mon., Feb. 11, 2019
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

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Scott Alan Lipshaw, age 48, of Port Carbon, PA passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 8th, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Schuylkill, East in Pottsville.


Born in Pottsville, PA on May 12, 1970, he was the son of the late George J. and Philomena M. (Tobin) Lipshaw.


Scott was a graduate of Pottsville Area High School, Class of 1988.  He first worked as a carpenter for McMurtrie Contracting in Pottsville, then as a brick layer for B.A.C. Local 5 out of Pottsville, and has been working as the Facilities Construction Project Manager for Kutztown University.


Scott was a member of St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church in St. Clair, a member of the Line Mountain Four Wheelers, and a member of the East Coast Four Wheel Drive Association. Scott loved racing, four wheeling, hunting, and most of all his kids Devin and Kaylin.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Eileen Sheehan.


Scott is survived by his wife of 19 years, Kelly L. (O'Brien) Lipshaw, a son: Devin W. Lipshaw, a daughter Kaylin O. Lipshaw, two brothers: George Lipshaw Jr. and his wife Janet and David Lipshaw and his wife Christine, and brother-in-law James Sheehan, all of Port Carbon; three nieces Reba Lipshaw, Cheyan Hauptly, and Lauren Sheehan; a nephew Brandon Sheehan; and his dog Bailey. 


A Religious Service will be held at the Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St. Port Carbon at 7:30PM on Monday, February 11th.


Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Monday evening from 5:30-7:30PM at Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home.


Interment will be held private.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ruth Steinert Memorial SPCA 18 Wertz Drive, Pine Grove, PA 17963.

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Linda Sabol
   Posted Sat February 09, 2019
Kelly and family
I was shocked to hear about Scott. My heart breaks for you. There are no words to express how sorry I am that this happened. I always thought you two were a great couple and I was so happy when your kids came along.My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am sending you a big hug.

Chris Scott
   Posted Sat February 09, 2019
To the Lipshaw family,
No words can express my sorrow of the loss of Scott. He will truly be missed by all of us. You are all in our prayers and thoughts.
With sincere sympathy, Chris and Kathy Scott

Denise O’Brien
   Posted Sun February 10, 2019
Dear Kelly and family,
My deepest condolences for the loss of your loved one.

Georgine Shoener
   Posted Mon February 11, 2019
I know no words can help at this time of grief you and your family are going through. But, please know there are a lot of co-workers at the hospital that have you in their thoughts and prayers.

My deepest sympathy,
Georgine(Lab Tech at hospital)

Tyrone Hill
   Posted Mon February 11, 2019
To the family, We pray for your comfort during this very difficult time. Scott will truly be missed. Love your Kutztown University Housing Custodial Team.

Tom Green
   Posted Mon February 11, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear about Scott. My office is very close to Scott's. I had the pleasure to interact with Scott on a regular basis. I will miss him. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Tom Green

Jeanette Forster
   Posted Mon February 11, 2019
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Scott will be missed by so many here at Kutztown University. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with his family in this difficult time.

diana laudenslager
   Posted Tue February 12, 2019
Kelly and family, shocked and saddened to read about Scott's death on facebook. Be strong for your children.

Honey Svoboda
   Posted Thu February 14, 2019
Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ~KU Conference Services