Paul Grant Ripplinger, 81, died in his sleep Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at his home. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at the Syracuse Ward Chapel, 2679 S. 1000 West. The family will meet with friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at Myers Mortuary in Layton, 250 N. Fairfield Road, and from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church before the service. Interment with military honors at Ogden City Cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Myers Ogden Mortuary. Condolences may be posted at www.myers-mortuary.com. See the complete obituary in the Standard-Examiner's e-edition.