DOROTHY R. LIPS
Dorothy R. (Mrs. Myron) Lips, age 90, of Faribault, died on Tuesday morning, June 1, 2010 at her daughter's home.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church, Faribault with the Reverend David E. Brown, officiating. Interment will be in Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Faribault.
A memorial visitation will be held one half hour prior to the services on Wednesday.
Arrangements are being completed by the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault.
Dorothy R., the daughter of Fred and Bertha (Martin) Ferch, was born March 14, 1920 in Cordova Township, LeSueur County. She graduated from grade school and later did domestic work in Waterville and Faribault. She married Myron C. Lips of Nerstrand on October 18, 1941 at West Concord. They made their home in rural Nerstrand until 1949 when they moved to a farm in Shieldsville Township. In 1979, they retired and moved to Faribault.
Dorothy is survived by one daughter, Joy (and Robert) Meschke of Morristown; two grandchildren, Randy (and Theresa) Meschke of Morristown and Wendy (and Stephen) Hall of Woodbury; two great grandchildren, Anthony and April Meschke of Morristown.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Myron in February 2000; two sisters, Esther Quast and Celia Kampen.
Memorial gifts may be directed to Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church, Faribault, Faribault Area Hospice or donorís choice.
Dear Bob and Joy ~ It is difficult to say goodbye to loved ones. Our sympathies are with you and your family right now. As you make closure to your mother's lfe, may you find comfort and hope in God's promises. The burdens of her life have passed away and all the joys of heaven have arrived! Sincerely, Bob and Alice Smith
Dear Bob & Joy, sorry to see that you have lost your Mom Joy & know she will be truly missed.......there are many day's that will be coming when you just need to talk to her & just know she will be hearing you.......regardless & I sure know what those day's are all about.....we sure still miss our parent's alot.........Our deepest sympathy to you & your family .. know you will see her again some day .. hope we can get to Minnesota one of these times...we sure missed last year & now John has just had hip surgery & is doing very well.....anyway God's blessing's & comfort to you all during these day's ahead.....John & Arlette Hogan
Dear Joy and Bob and Family, Sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing. She was a lovely lady and gentle person. I know you ahd the the familly will miss her a lot. Please accept our sympathy and that of our whole family. Dean and Myrna.
DEAR JOY & BOB, OUR SYMPATHY GOES OUT TO YOU ON THE DEATH OF JOY'S MOM. YOU DID SUCH A GOOD JOB OF TAKING CARE OF HER. I KNOW YOU WILL MISS HER A LOT. HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON. LOVE, DELL & FRITZ KRATT
Our sympathies go out to you, Joy, in the loss of your mother. Love, Sandie & Gordie