From Camp Parks:
The Command and Staff of Camp Parks mourns the passing of the Camp Parks Fire Chief Mark Shippee, who died August 30 after prolonged illness.
“Our prayers and condolences go out to his family, friends and fellow fire fighters, said Lt. Col. James, Garrison Commander of Camp Parks. Chief Shippee was a stellar member of the Command who could always be counted on in times of crises. He was a beloved by all and he will be missed.”
Chief Mark Shippee served Camp Parks and the surrounding community with distinction for more than 20 years and was a symbol of professionalism for all that lived and worked on Parks.
Information about his interment date and memorial service will be announced at a later date.