Candy Triplett

Middleburg, Florida, US

United States Navy

SCPO, USS Sullivan

Jacksonville, US, 06/09/2008

Candace Lynn Triplett Robischeau, age 37, passed on to her heavenly home on June 9, 2008 at the Jacksonville Naval Hospital in Florida. Candy was born December 12, 1970 in Huntington, WV to the late Ben E. Triplett, Jr. and Sharon Triplett Lore.

Candy graduated from Seneca High School in 1989 and enlisted in the U.S. Navy that same year. She was a Candy Striper while in high school and greatly enjoyed working with all people. Candy had recently attained the rank of S.R. Chief Petty Officer at Great Lakes Naval Base. She was actively serving at the time of her death on the U.S.S. Sullivan.

She was preceded in death by her father, Ben Triplett, Jr. and her grandparents, Phyllis and Ben Triplett, Sr. and Marilyn and Clyde Riesdorph. Besides her mother, Candace leave to cherish her memory, her stepfather, Ed Longnecker; her husband, Michael Robischeau; her daughters, Deanne and Stephanie Robischeau at home in Florida; two brothers, M.Sgt. Edwin Triplett (Cindy) and James Triplett (Michelle) of Erie; two sisters, Kristina Triplett (Keith) of Erie and Tracy Antos (Greg) of Cleveland, Ohio; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.

Candy’s portrait is also on Poster 6