Brent A. Sipka, 53, passed peacefully away on Saturday, April 21st, 2018.
Mr. Sipka was born August 22nd, 1964 to George and Harriet Sipka in Warren, Ohio but grew up in Newtown Falls, Ohio. After graduating from Newton Falls High School, Brent enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he served our country proudly for 15 years. While still in the U.S. Navy, Brent met his then wife-to-be, Denice Meyer Sipka. After a lengthy courtship he and Denice were married on October 31st, 2004. After discharge from the Navy he continued to work at the Northwest Naval Communications site in Chesapeake, VA, only this time for Raytheon Inc, as a government contractor. Brent worked for a number of other government contractors after the Ratheon contract. His most recent employer was Systems Technology, where he worked for the last 18 months. Brent was an avid sports fan. He was a longtime fan of the Miami Dolphins; NASCAR racer, Matt Kennseth; the Washington Capitals and PGA Golf. Brent loved being outdoors whether it was tending to his garden, working on his yard, grilling out or spending a day at the beach. He lived life to the fullest and loved being with those he loved. Brent will always be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He will be deeply missed.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife: Denice Meyer Sipka; parents: George and Harriet Sipka; brothers: George and John; children: Michael, Samantha, and Stephen; grandchildren: Jamie, Raymond, Demetrius, and Sheridan. He was preceded in death by a son, Justin Sipka.
A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at St. Simon's-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church. 308 Sandbridge Road Virginia Beach, VA 23456.
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