Carl Wayne Chipp Sr.
Last updated 9/25/2007 at Noon
Carl Wayne Chipp Sr., 69, a longtime resident of Fallbrook, died in his home on September 2, 2007, from complications with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Carl was born February 22, 1938, to Norman and Clarabelle Chipp in Weldon, IA. When his children were young he was employed as a golf course groundskeeper and later in life as a heavy equipment operator, helping to create many of the roads now traveled in the Temecula and Murrieta areas.
He also worked on the construction of Parker Dam as well as occasionally being called upon to help fight fires by the California Department of F...