Lippert, William R., of New Port Richey, passed away December 15, 2013. William was originally from Brooklyn, New York City before moving to Florida 26 years ago. He worked for the city of New York as a sanitation truck driver. William also served as a veteran of World War II in the United States Navy. William is survived by his wife of 55 years; Joan Lippert, his daughter; Karen Reno, his sons; Garry and Eric Lippert, 9 grandchildren, and 5 great grand children. William will be buried at a later time in the Long Island National Cemetery.