Doris Lipp, 94, of Laurel, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 at her home.
Services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 1:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Laurel. The Rev. Jaime Farias will officiate. Visitation will be Monday, Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the United Methodist Church with family present. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m.
Burial will be held in the Belden Cemetery in Belden.
Memorials may be directed to the United Methodist Church, Orphan Grain Train, Camp Assurance or Providence Medical Center Hospice.
Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Laurel.
Doris M. Lipp was born March 22, 1922 at Aunt Maggie’s in Belden to George and Ada Fern (Lewis) Arduser. She attended Green Valley District #91 Country School in Cedar County and graduated from Belden High School. Doris married Arthur Lipp on April 12, 1942 at her parent’s home near Belden. The couple farmed near Laurel until moving into Laurel in 1995. Doris was a member of the United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, E.L.T. Club, Farmerettes Extension Club and the Tuesday Club. Over the years, Doris and Art worked on many mission trips helping needy families.
Survivors include her children, Patricia (Larry) Thompson of Wayne, Dennis (Gerelda) Lipp of Wayne and James (Marcia) Lipp of Laurel; 11 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; sisters, Virginia Hilkemann of Wolf Point, Mont., and Mary Lou Roggenbach of Papillion; sisters-in-law, Ruby Arduser of Laurel, Dorothy Lipp of Fremont; brother-in-law, Carrol (“Tootie”) Lipp of Laurel; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Art in 2011; brother, Don Arduser; and infant sister and brother; and nephew, Donald Douglas Arduser.
Honorary pallbearers will be Doris and Art’s granddaughters and granddaughters-in-law, Jennifer Van Meter, Laurie Wallace, Dena Lipp, Natasha Tasler, Heather Reid, Julia Lipp, Samantha Bye, Amy Lipp, Maria Lipp, Kristi Lipp and Heidi Thompson.
Active pallbearers will be Doris and Art’s grandsons and grandsons-in-law, Joel Lipp, David Lipp, Daniel Lipp, Nicholas Lipp, Lucas Thompson, Nathan Tasler, Nathanael Lipp, Chris Bye, Kevin Reid, David Wallace and Gary Van Meter.