Catherine A. Lipps, 1932-2014

WILLIAMSFIELD – Catherine A. “Kate” Lipps, 81, died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at UPMC Horizon Hospital in Greenville, Pa.

She was born May 1, 1932, in Lewisburg, W.Va., the daughter of David H. and Lorene Hedrick Sampson.

Kate baby-sat for many years out of her home.

Survivors include her husband, George A. Lipps of Williamsfield; a son, Rodger of Williamsfield; a daughter, Barb Wood of Williamsfield; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and two sisters, Betty Sampson of Fairlea, W.Va., and Hazel Herdsman of Buffalo, W.Va.

She was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service in Andover. Burial will follow in West Williamsfield Cemetery.

Calling hours will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.