Margaret B. Dippel

Birth date: February 14, 1930
Death date: June 19, 2009



Margaret B. Dippel, age 79, of W6873 State Road 23, Plymouth went home to be with her Lord on Friday, June 19, 2009 at St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan.

She was born on February 14, 1930 in Greenbush daughter of the late Hans and Paulina (Guse) Levsen.

She attended German Corner’s Grade School and graduated from Plymouth High School.

She married Arno Dippel on September 17, 1949 at St. Fridolin Catholic Church in Glenbeulah.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plymouth, a member of the German Corner’s Homemakers Club, the Neighborhood Happy Hookers, and the St. Fridolin Christian Mother’s.  

During her working career she was employed at the Cleveland Container Corp. Sargento and the Plymouth Canning Factory.  However, her first love was serving her family as a “Domestic Engineer.”   

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Arno of Plymouth, 6 children; Jerome (Barb) Dippel, John (Deb) Dippel, David (Bev) Dippel, Diane (Robert Jr.) Piedot, Daniel Dippel, Christine (Shelby) Hellmer, 14 grandchildren; Jerome E. Dippel, Steve and Mike Cumming, Johnathan (Julie) Dippel, Joelean (Gary) Marten, Jennifer and Dixie Dippel, Jennifer (Roger) Borth, Duane (Melanie) Dippel, Greg and Jonell Piedot, Ashley Dippel, Jeremy and Stephanie Hellmer, 8 great grandchildren; Josh and Ashley Dippel, Regan and Rylee Dippel, Desiree, Ashley, Melissa Wierman, Alysen Dippel, a brother; Anthony (Dorothy) Levsen and a sister-in-law Shirley Mauk.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a grandchild, Lauren Polyanski, a sister Leona Stephen, brothers-in-law; Arno Klemme, and Howard Stephen, and her in-laws; Henry and Roma Dippel.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plymouth with The Very Reverend Dennis Van Beek officiating.  Burial will follow in the St. Thomas Aquinas (St. Fridolin) Cemetery in Greenbush.  Friends may call on Tuesday evening at the Wittkopp-Schneider Funeral Home in Plymouth from 4 to 8 PM and again on Wednesday at the Church from 1 PM until the time of Mass. 

The family would like to thank the staff of the Rocky Knoll Health Care Center and the Staff of St. Nicholas Hospital for all the wonderful care they have given to Margaret.

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