William Lipps, 86

William “Bill” Lipps, 83, died Aug. 11, 2007. He was a member of the BMOP Fire Department and and operated a coal yard.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lipps; and brother, Phillip Laird Lipps.

He is survived by son, William P. Lipps; daughter, Betty Lipps; grandchild, Debbie Woelfel; two great-grandchildren; brother, Harvey Lipps; sisters, Stella Mayhugh, Mildred Fisch, and Georgia “Jo” Figgins; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Aug. 14 at the E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.