Charles Scott Whipple died on September 30, 2017 in an automobile accident while vacationing in Maui, Hawaii.
A native of the Spokane Valley, Washington. Charles was born to David and Ritchie Whipple on November 25, 1980. He graduated from Central Valley High School in 1999 and attended the University of Colorado where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. He later earned a Master’s degree in Materials Engineering from San Jose State University.
At the time of his death Charles working as a Senior Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
In 2008 he married Jennifer Cardoza of Manteca, California, and together had a son, Carter James Whipple who is 2 1/2 years old. As a child, Charles enjoyed playing and skiing at Squaw Valley. He was kind and generous and always enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, son, parents and brother, Andrew David Whipple of
El Dorado Hills, California.
A service will be held on Saturday, October 21, at 11:30 a.m. at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 1965 Reliez Valley Road, Lafayette, California. The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the charity of your choice.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Tuesday, October 17, 2017