Marjorie L. Lipper, 91, of Montrose, Iowa, passed away at 8:10 AM Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at Montrose Health Care Center, Montrose, Iowa.
Marjorie was born January 14, 1926, in Kahoka, Missouri, the daughter of Alfred and Gladys Mae Lindner Crum. She was married to Ora Dean Lipper on May 5, 1945, in Kahoka, Missouri. He preceded her in death on January 28, 1998. She had lived in the Montrose area all her married life and had been employed in production at Sheller Globe for 41 ½ years.
She was a member of Montrose United Methodist Church and Local Number 444 of United Steel Workers. She enjoyed camping, playing cards, canning, reading, and listening to bluegrass and country music. She enjoyed time with Dean whether it was riding along with him and their dog trucking or driving their ponies Cody & Silver.
Marjorie is survived by a two sons: Larry Dean (Pamela Kay) Lipper of Burlington, IA and Carl "Buck" (Kathie Lea) Lipper of Montrose; grandchildren: Robert Dean (Jennifer) Lipper; Terrie (Dustin) Whiting; Lori (David) Hamner; Vicki (Stacey) Johnston, Eugene Carol (Tamra) Schuelka; and great grandchildren, Austin. Shelby, Shane, Brandon, Kayla, Sydney, Landon, Bailie, Gage, Trace, Skyler, and Lane; seven great great grandchildren; and step daughter-in-law, Jan Davis.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Shirley Allen; stepson Jerry Davis, and two sisters.
A Celebration of Her Life will be at 10:30 AM, Friday, October 13, 2017 at Montrose United Methodist Church with Pastor David Barrett officiating. Burial will follow at Montrose Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 3:00 PM Thursday, October 12, 2017 with family meeting friends from 6:00 to 9:00 at DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Center at 917 Blondeau Street in Keokuk.
Memorial may be made to Alzheimers Association.
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