Dorcas A. Kipker, age 84, of Warsaw, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 3:35 AM in Millers Merry Manor, Warsaw. She was born on December 7, 1933 in Warsaw, Indiana to Roger and Bessie (Snellenberger) McConnell.
On April 8, 1955 in Warsaw she was united in marriage to Elzin A. Kipker, who preceded her on December 11, 2016. She was formerly employed by the Times Union, United Telephone Company, and Da-Lite Screen. In addition, she was a homemaker and a Farm Wife. She loved her children, grandchildren, traveling, fishing and spending time outdoors. She also loved her beloved Cocker Spaniels.
She is survived by her sons; Edward Allen (spouse Tylynna) Kipker of Warsaw, Jerald Andrew (spouse Lisa J.) of Warsaw, a daughter; Lisa (spouse Kevin Keats) Kipker of Fort Wayne. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Lynzy (spouse Paul) Finnegan of Bloomington, Austin (spouse Ashley) Caudill of Warsaw, Nicole Caudill of Warsaw and 4 great grandchildren; Grayla Finnegan, Chandler Caudill, Brynly Caudill and Isaiah and Zander Valdez. Surviving siblings
Jim (Ann) McConnell, Leesburg, IN, Larry (Coraethel) McConnell, Warsaw, IN and Nolan (Bonnie) McConnell Austin, MN
She was preceded by her husband; Elzin and siblings Pat ( John) Stookey, Glen (Fannie) McConnell, David (Dodie) McConnell and Linda (Dean) Hair ( Larry’s twin sister)
Visitation is scheduled on Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 1:30 PM in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Pastor Jack Worth will officiate the Funeral Service. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
American Legion Post #49
301 N. Buffalo St.
Warsaw, Indiana 46580
Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko County
3489 E. 100 S.
Pierceton, Indiana 46562
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