Charles Thomas Lippincott, Jr., known as Tom, passed away June 17, 2016 at his home in Berthoud. He was 58 years old. He was born July 4, 1957 in Longmont to Charles T. and Shirley A. (Westover) Lippincott. He grew up in the Niwot area and graduated from Niwot High School in 1975.
On September 11, 1993 he married Karla Slechta. They have made their home in Berthoud for many years. Tom had a love and passion for riding and training horses. As a young man he was a member of the Silver Spurs 4-H club. He made training horses his life and career. He enjoyed the company and friendship of his dogs.
He was preceded in death by sister Suzanne Lippincott. Tom is survived by his wife Karla, two sons Tyson and Troy Lippincott, his parents Chuck and Shirley Lippincott and his sister Pat Lippincott. No service will be held. Cremation entrusted to Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Therapeutic Riding Center and sent in care of Ahlberg Funeral Chapel, 326 Terry St., Longmont, CO 80501. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchpael.com  to share condolences.