Allen Edward "Chip" Veigel

July 4, 1951 - June 28, 2022
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Allen Edward Veigel, known to most people as “Chip,” was born on July 4, 1951, in Coshocton, Ohio.  He was the youngest child of the late Allen F. and Virginia Speck Veigel.

Chip was a graduate of Dover High School and Kent State University.  He served his country in the United States Marine Corps, serving wit…

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Allen Edward Veigel, known to most people as “Chip,” was born on July 4, 1951, in Coshocton, Ohio.  He was the youngest child of the late Allen F. and Virginia Speck Veigel.

Chip was a graduate of Dover High School and Kent State University.  He served his country in the United States Marine Corps, serving with the second and third divisions of the corps.  Chip was stationed in several places during his military years, but the most memorable was his time spent in Okinawa.

Chip passed from this life on June 28, 2022 at New Dawn Healthcare Center.  He is survived by his wife, Deb (Boich) Veigel to whom he had been married for over ten years.  He is also survived by his daughter, Tiffani (Eric) Wolfe; step-sons, Matthew (Sara) Ireland and Andrew (Tara) Ireland; grandchildren, Leigha and Lucas Wolfe; and step-grandchildren Kacy, Keppler, Mason, and Bryce Ireland; sister, Mary (Dennis) Kosko; nephew, Brian Kosko; niece, Amy (Andrew) Bourgoin;  great-niece, Grace Bourgoin; aunt, Doris Veigel; cousin, Ann (Gene) Colvin Vassey; and his feline companions, Chessie and Gracie.

In addition to being preceded in death by his parents, his siblings, Charles and Carol passed away shortly after birth.

Cremation care has been entrusted to Geib Funeral Home and Crematory.  A private inurnment will be held in Dover Burial Park.

Contributions may be made in Chip’s memory to Tuscarawas County Humane Society, 1432 Tall Timber Road NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.


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Born: July 4, 1951
Died: June 28, 2022

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.


Bill & Linda Hildebrand posted on 7/3/22

Deb, wishing you & your family peace & comfort at this time of sorrow. May your many happy memories be a blessing.


Nancy Smith posted on 7/3/22

Sorry for the loss of your husband, Chip. May his memories warm your heart.


Becky Welz Spring Texas posted on 7/2/22

Dear Deb & family, wanted to send my love & prayers for you & the family on the loss of your husband. Our hope for him is the better days we are promised with his loved ones that have gone before and for those of you here a peace knowing that. We have to give them peace & then let ourselves have the same in time here on earth as they would want you to do. Love each other each day! God bless.


Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum posted on 7/2/22

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Allen Edward Veigel, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Marine Veteran, Allen Edward Veigel, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13


Susan Webster posted on 7/1/22

Deb just know we are here for you any time. Sending hugs and prayers. Gene and Susy Webster


MARLENE AND TOM DANIELS posted on 7/1/22



Sandi Farley posted on 7/1/22

Deb,Dick and I wanted to let you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers .


Robin Randolph posted on 7/1/22

Deb, Brad and l are so, so sorry to hear about Chip. Hopefully he's found peace, joy in reuniting with those who previously passed, and knows how deeply he was loved during his life. Robin


Lucy Ricklic posted on 7/1/22

Oh my gosh Deb I am so sorry! I understand what you are going thru right now. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!


john l marks posted on 7/1/22

Chip s great friend and teammate--God bless you and thank you for your service---Varsity D and part of the hall of fame Dover Football Team of 1968


Skip Scherer posted on 6/30/22

So sorry to read about this, Deb. He was one of the good guys in high school. Prayers for you and the family.


Shawn Chambers posted on 6/30/22

Our condolences to Deb and the entire family. A good man and Marine.


Deb McMath posted on 6/30/22

Deb and family, Thinking of you all. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you.


Chris martin posted on 6/30/22

Sorry for your loss Dub.


Tracy Grinstead Aubihl posted on 6/30/22

So sorry to read this! Sending my heartfelt condolences and wishing you peace and strength to you and your family during this difficult time


Cathy Henline posted on 6/30/22

My thoughts and prayers are with Deb and family.


Christina McKinney posted on 6/30/22

Thoughts and prayers from the McKinney family.


Katrina Smith posted on 6/30/22

Deb, I am so sorry to read this. Wishing you peace during this difficult time.


Sharon Golec posted on 6/30/22

Deb, we are so sorry to hear about your husband. Prayers!


Steve & Dianne Benson (Weaver) posted on 6/30/22

Deb, so very sorry to hear of the passing of your husband. Sending you love and prayers.


Rick Kennedy posted on 6/30/22

Deb & family My deepest condolences on Chip’s passing. Many fond memories of growing up!


Rhonda Glidden posted on 6/30/22

Deb, Prayers for you and your family as you walk the days ahead. It's not always easy, but God is there for you. Please know I care. I have good memories of Chip in High School. He was just fun to be around! Take care of yourself!


Jane Gingrich posted on 6/30/22

Deb & family, I am so sorry for your loss. I am sending comforting prayers to you and your family.


Pam Douglas posted on 6/30/22

Hugs & prayers to you and your family during this difficult time.


Charlotte Peoples posted on 6/30/22

Wishing you comfort and peace during this difficult time.