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Louella  Caroline  Kipp
  • Immanuel United Church of Christ
    Kettlersville, OH 45302

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“Mom really enjoyed being with your Mother at ceramics, on St. Patrick's Day at Otterbein, and any other time. They can now be together again. My...Read More »
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“To the children of Louella I would like to express my sympathy at the death of your mother, and also to her sister-in-law Lola. Thoughts and prayers...Read More »
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“Many fond memories of Louella and the farm days. A tough but very fair lady. We many not have always agreed on things but she was highly loved and...Read More »
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of Anna, Ohio, died at 2:25 P.M. on Monday, July 15, 2013, the Auglaize Acres, in Wapakoneta, Ohio. She was born on April 29, 1922 in Kettlersville, OH, to the late Ernst and Amanda (Egbert) Brockreide. On November 7, 1942, she married Eldred L. "Bud" Kipp Sr. in Gainesville, TX, who preceded her in death on September 15, 2009. Surviving are her children Eldred (Sally) Kipp Jr. of Anna, Cheryl (Peter) Conidaris of Lima, John (Kathy) Kipp of Anna, Anna (Carl King) Saunders of Anna, and Betty (Charles) Steffeck of San Jose, CA. Also surviving are her nineteen grandchildren, thirty seven great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren, and a sister in law Lola Shopp of New Knoxville. She was also preceded in death by a brother August Brockreide, and a sister in law Lillian Motsinger.

Mrs. Kipp was a lifetime member of Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville, where she was actively involved in the Women's Guild. She attended grade school in Kettlersville, and was a graduate of Anna High School. She was a member of the Hawthorne Chapter #119 of the Eastern Star of St. Marys, the Wapakoneta F.O.E. Lodge, the New Bremen Senior Citizens, a lifetime member of the American Legion Post 241 Auxiliary of New Bremen, and lifetime member of the I.U.E. AFL-CIO #725 of Sidney. Mrs. Kipp was a homemaker, and also retired in 1984 from the Copeland Corporation of Sidney.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday July 20, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville with Pastor Charles Moeller officiating. Burial will be in the Schwaberow Cemetery, Kettlersville. Calling hours will be on Friday, July 19, 2013 from 3:00 until 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home, and from 9:00 A.M. until the time of services at the church. Memorial contributions can be given to the church memorial fund. Condolences to the Kipp family may be left at