Irmgard Elsie Ida Pipkorn


Irmgard Elsie Ida Pipkorn (nee Knuth) was called to her heavenly home Nov. 29, 2013.

She is the beloved wife of the late Martin Pipkorn.

Also preceding her in death were her daughter-in-law Suzanne (nee Emmrich) Pipkorn; grandson Bradley Pipkorn; sisters, Lonie (Elmer) Waechter, Irene (Walter) Reggio and Anita (Walter) Radue; and brothers Wilfred Knuth and Arnold (Trudy) Knuth.

She is survived by children Howard (Lynn), Jeanne (Alan) Grant, Randy (Ellie), Karen (Doug) Ernst, Margo (Dean) Groth and Grant (Diane) Pipkorn. She is the grandmother of 22, great-grandmother of 24. She is also survived by brother George (Marlene) Knuth; and sisters-in-law Ruth Knuth and Marcella (Robert) Krubsack. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Irmgard and Martin farmed together, founding Lindenwood Farms Inc.

Her hobbies included playing cards, painting, gardening and traveling. Irmgard was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church Freistadt, Lutheran Children’s Friend Society, Master Farmers Club, Milwaukee Farmers Club, Ozaukee Farm Bureau, Trinity Ladies Aide and Trinity Fellowship Club.

Funeral services will be held today, Dec. 3, 2013, at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, 10729 W. Freistadt Road, Freistadt, at 1 p.m.

Interment will be at the church cemetery. Visitation will be held today at the church from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of your choice are appreciated. Please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com for online condolences. Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.