Patricia L. Lipps, age 91, of New Madison, Ohio, passed away at 8:23 A.M. on Monday, September 26, 2016, at Rest Haven Nursing Home in Greenville. Patricia was born July 2, 1925, in Greenville to the late Clarence J. & Leona (Green) Ungericht.
Patricia is survived by her daughters & sons-in-law, Paula & Charles Godsey of New Madison, Nan & Richard Fritsche of Columbus and Linda & Mark Searls of Greenville; grandchildren, Deetra & Shawn Huntington of London, Mathew & Amanda Searls of Dayton, Danielle Fritsche of Columbus, Courtney & Matt Pulfer of Versailles and Kim & Nathan Warren of Greenville; 16 great-grandchildren; sister, Barbara Sharp of Greenville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Patricia was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph William Lipps on January 17, 2009 whom she married March 20, 1948; and brothers, Richard, Earl and Jim Ungericht.
Patricia formerly worked at Woolworth’s in Richmond, Indiana and was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Universalist Church in New Madison. Patricia was also a member of Eta Pi Kappa Sorority.
A celebration of Patricia’s life will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, October 1, 2016, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Richard Venus officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:30 to 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home. A private burial in Greenmound Cemetery in New Madison will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com