Dr. Arthur H. Schipul, Jr., LTC Ret.
Dr. Arthur H. Schipul, Jr., LTC Ret. died on Wed., Dec. 6, 2006 in the Commonwealth of Dominica in the West Indies. Services will be held on Sat, Dec. 16th at 10am at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 211 N. Porter in Norman. Dr. Schipul was born Jan. 19, 1938 in Bridgeport, CT. He served his country in the Marine Corps Reserves and in
the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam. He held a B.A., M.Ed., PhD., and M.D. He was a physician at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and later at St. Anthony's Hospital in OKC. He was a professor at Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica campus, at the time of his death. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends, and countless students. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Cathy, 6 children, and 4 grandchildren. He was generous, courageous, loving, and good. There was never a time that he turned away when he could help anyone in need. The terrible void he has left behind him can never be filled. Stories of Dr. Schipul's life would be very much appreciated by his family.