Lance C. Tipton, 47, passed away unexpectedly on July 11, 2019. He was born on July 13, 1971, son of the late Charles and Vincie (Gacona) Tipton. Lance is survived by his sister Melissa Johnson and her husband Jerome; brother Daryl Tipton; aunt Lynn Bastiani; cousin Robert Belinski; and many other close relatives. Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service celebrating Lance's life on Tuesday, July 23rd at 11:00AM at Beecher & Bennett-Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. Memorial interment for Lance and his father Charles Tipton will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Melissa Johnson or Daryl Tipton to assist with funeral arrangements.

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  1. I will never forget the Lance by accident streaming 38 special from his phone to my TV at 3 in the morning and it up at a hundred on the volume and didn’t understand how he did it lol …Lance gave my son his first bike and a batmobile… He loved to joke around and have fun …I pray he is at peace and is in the comfort of his parents now … RIP

  2. Lance I miss you a lot. You were my brother first and my best friend. We had a lot of good times together,thought we would have many more. Life just isn’t fair,you were too young to be taken from me. It really hasn’t hit me yet that you are gone and that I will never see you again. Hope your in heaven looking down on me smiling,because I’m really hurting inside. Remember I will always love you and will never forget about you. Love your brother Daryl Tipton xoxoxoxo

  3. Sorry for your loss I met lance a few times with Melissa he was a funny cool guy gone way to soon

  4. Life can be so sad sometimes I really hope he went peacefully & not in pain. Even though we had are differences from time to time we were friends & I cared about Lance & never wished Him nothing but happiness .. though your no longer here your memory lives strong in my heart & mind.. I pray you get to inherit the kingdom of God & get to be with your parents again. I Love you buddy hope to see you again one day so we can share some more laughs together. God Bless you & your family always. Your friend Fonz

  5. I am so sorry to hear that you have left us. I was actually thinking about your pizza today and your dad introduced me to anchovy pizza and I liked it! Then I tried to find you here. I searched and found this page. We had so many good times fishing, talking for hours about everything, and always being a friend. Rest in Peace Lance, I pray that you have found peace in Heaven. Love Emily

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