Hazel Tippey

Hazel L. Tippey, 86, of Macomb died at 1:24 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

She was born July 19, 1919, in Ipava, a daughter of Guy and Gladys Smith Kingery. She married Keith G. Tippey on March 15, 1941, in Astoria. He died March 9, 2001.

She also was preceded in death by one brother and one sister, both in infancy.

Surviving are two sons, Norman K. (and Linda) of Galesburg and Dennis D. (and Nancy) of West Point, Iowa; four grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She lived in the Astoria and Summum areas for many years before moving to Macomb in 1956.

She worked at Wal-Mart for 13 years before her retirement.

Graveside services were held Tuesday at Summum Cemetery in Summum with Rev. Lee Unger officiating. Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 2/8/2006