Eileen Anna (Debus) Quipp resided as the Matriarch for 67 years of the family farm in Ellice Township. She passed away peacefully at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Eileen was born 88 years ago in Ellice Township, a daughter of the late Albert Debus and former Bella Thamer. Beloved wife of the late Gilbert “Gib” Quipp who predeceased her January 13, 1984. Loving mother of Judy Kipfer (Ron) of Milverton, Wendy Thibideau (Russell) of New Hamburg, and the late Barry Quipp (predeceased June 21, 2010.) Precious grandma of Kirk and Jen, Judd and Joanne, Kent and Fiona, Sam, Kara, Roz and Kenyon. Adored GG to Sarah, Kirsten, Jacob, Max, Rylee, Grace, Owen, Porter, Abby, Beckett, Reese, and Des.
Sadly missed by sister Audrey Quast (Gord) of Stratford and sister-in-law Dorcas Debus of Stratford and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers Albert Debus and Bob and Eva Debus. Special friend of Robert Regnier.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will be held at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton, on Thursday from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. followed by a Memorial service at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel. Pastor Art Hodgson officiating. Interment of ashes in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery, Moserville at a later date.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Moserville or Knollcrest Lodge would be appreciated by the family. Online condolence and memorial tribute information at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca
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Condolence from Elaine Chalmers sent on May 7, 2018
Hello Judy and Wendy and family.
So very sorry to hear about your Mothers passing. May you find peace in knowing your Mom lived a life filled with friends, happiness and the love of family. My deepest sympathy, Elaine Chalmers
Condolence from David & Joan Mohr sent on May 6, 2018
To Judy, Ron, Wendy, Russell, and families…. so sorry for your loss. Please accept our most sincere condolences.
David and Joan Mohr
Condolence from Jackie Yost sent on May 5, 2018
Ron and Judy, Wendy and Russell, my thoughts have been with you all week! Your mom was such a great lady and truly missed by us all! Thinking of you all during this very difficult time!
Condolence from Jackie Yost sent on May 4, 2018
Ron and Judy, Wendy and Russell and families my thoughts have been with you all week! Eileen is truly missed. Such a beautiful person!
Condolence from Stacey Ferguson sent on May 4, 2018
My condolences to all of you during this difficult. I hope you get peace knowing how much Eileen will be missed and how fond we all were of her at Knollcrest. I will definitely miss her smile and quirky sense of humor as we had many laughs together. RIP Eileen and I will wear my name tag and think of you. (our little inside joke)
Condolence from Marie & Paul McCusker sent on May 3, 2018
Judy, Ron and Wendy, Russell and families, so sad to hear of Mom’s passing. I have many fond and wonderful memories of time spent with Mom and you, Judy and Wendy at the farm. She was a kind, fun, caring person. So many lives touched by her. Deepest sympathy to you and yours.
Marie from Arizona
Condolence from Donna Mueller sent on May 3, 2018
To Eileens Family: Our Sympathy from my Family to Yours. Eileen has been a Special Family Friend for many Years.
Always a Fun Person to be around.
Condolence from Val and Butch sent on May 3, 2018
Judy, Ron, Wendy and Russ and families. So sorry of your loss. Our sympathies our with you.
Condolence from harold arand sent on May 2, 2018
eilleen was the most lady i had ever met she was kind and understanding and always had a welcoming way played many games of gin rummy at the farm deeply sorry to learn of her passing,,, may the lord bless her
Condolence from Ray and Linda McNichol sent on May 2, 2018
It was a pleasure getting to know your mom during her stay here at Knollcrest. Her quick wit and warm smile, will long be remembered. She took a great interest in all her family and their activities, so I am sure there will be a lot of shared memories that will last a lifetime.
Condolence from Barbara Chillingsworth sent on May 2, 2018
My thoughts are with you all at this sad time, it was a privilege to have known Eileen and she welcomed me into her home like a member of the family. She will be sadly missed by everyone, but remember all the good times she shared with you and know that she is now at peace.
Condolence from Mariette and Roger Pauli sent on May 2, 2018
so sorry for your loss, take comfort in your memories at this time of sadness, .x
Condolence from Earl and Marg Illman sent on May 2, 2018
Ron and Judy Sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I know you were very close and always so kind to her. I am sure she will be missed.Thinking of you.
Condolence from David & Connie Goetz sent on May 2, 2018
Judy, Ron, Wendy, Russ and families ..Our thoughts are with you at this time. Your Mom was a special lady and she will be truly missed and will always be remembered.. Our condolences
Condolence from June Osborn sent on May 1, 2018
Judy I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Know I am thinking of you.
Condolence from Margo Hoffman sent on May 1, 2018
To Judy, Ron, Wendy, Russell and families
My thoughts are with you as you bid your last farewell to your dear mother. Please accept my sincere sympathy.
Condolence from Celina Thibideau sent on May 1, 2018
To Wendy, Judy, and families, my deepest sympathies at this difficult time.
Condolence from Eileen Quipp sent on May 1, 2018
Judy, Ron, Wendy and Russell; So sorry to hear of your mom passing. I remember many great times at your farm and working at the Vic Inn. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.
George & Pat Denstedt
Condolence from Gene Hough, Colleen Weir and family sent on May 1, 2018
Sorry to hear of Eileen passing, good memories we’ll always cherish
Condolence from Marilyn Schultz sent on May 1, 2018
Ron,Judy and family my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Condolence from Lloyd & Margaret Oakey sent on May 1, 2018
Wendy, Russ & family,
So sad to hear of your mum’s passing. We didn’t know her well, but on the occasions we talked, she was such a pleasant, sweet person. You cared for her so well, and she will have had no doubt that she was dearly loved. May the fun, happy memories you have, sustain you as you mourn the loss of her presence with you. Much love and prayers. Lloyd and Margaret
Condolence from Kathy & Doug Leis sent on April 30, 2018
Judy,Ron & family,please except our condolences on the passing of your Mom…
Condolence from Stan and Lisa Kuepfer sent on April 30, 2018
Judy, Ron, Wendy, Russelll and Family,
You all have our deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mother and Grandmother, you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Condolence from Jayme (Steckley) & Tremaine Harris sent on April 30, 2018
Sending love from afar to my second family, The Thibideau’s.
Wendy, Russ, Judd, Sam and Roz, I am sorry that you had to say goodbye to a lovely mom and grandma.
Grandma Eileen had a soft, loving way about her and she never seemed to age! A classic beauty inside and out!
We are thinking of you all in this
tough season of life and praying the Lord will wrap His loving arms around you all and the good times you shared will brighten your days.
Sending hugs to the Kipfer family too!
Love always… Jayme & Tree
Condolence from Jeff & Amy VanStraaten sent on April 30, 2018
Robert, Judy & Wendy, and your families, you have our deepest sympathies in this difficult time.
Eileen was a wonderful, funny, caring woman, who we all loved dearly, and she was a great GG to our little girls. We will miss her company, and treasure the memory of all our visits with her & Robert around the kitchen table.
If there is anything we can do, for you or at the farm, don’t hesitate to ask.
Condolence from Mary Carter sent on April 30, 2018
Judy, Ron, Wendy, Russ and families thinking of you. Eileen was such a kind gentle lady you will miss her greatly! She’ll be there to greet you on the side!
Condolence from Bonnie and Jim irvine sent on April 30, 2018
Wendy and Russell, Judy and Ron and families. We are so sorry to hear of the passing of you mom. Although we didn’t know Eileen we know you will be comforted my many wonderful memories of her. We will keep all of you and your families in our thoughts and prayers.
Condolence from Lloyd & Margaret Oakey sent on April 30, 2018
Wendy, Russ and family. So sad to hear of your mum’s passing. We met her a number of times, and she was such a pleasant person. You cared for her so well,, and Im sure she died confident that she was deeply loved. We pray that the happy memories will sustain you as you grieve the loss of her presence in your lives. Much, much love to you all.
Condolence from Cheryl and Bruce Jacobs sent on April 30, 2018
We wish to extend our condolences on the loss of your mother. Even when they have lived a long life we still mourn their passing and remember all the good and funny times we had with them, and the sad times as well.
Condolence from Murray & Donna Schmidt sent on April 30, 2018
Our sympathy to you Wendy and Judy and Families on the loss of your dear mom and GG. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!
Murray & Donna Schmidt
Condolence from Ralph and Eleanor Elg sent on April 30, 2018
Sincere sympathy to Eileen’s Family.
Condolence from PeeWee and Kelly Huston sent on April 30, 2018
We extend our deepest sympathy to everyone in Eileen’s family. . She was such an amazing woman, generous and funny and kind. So many of Peewee’s best memories happened at the farm, with Barry and Eileen. We both hope that all of the good memories that you all have will bring you some measure of comfort. Eileen touched many many lives, and we will miss her.
Condolence from Jeannie Baird sent on April 30, 2018
My sympathy to you all.
Condolence from Gail Thomas sent on April 30, 2018
Judy and family… keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. Hugs
Condolence from Norm and Peggy Kuepfer sent on April 30, 2018
Ron and Judy, Russ and Wendy and families. May all the wonderful memories of your Mom help you through this very difficult time. I just got to know her and thought she was a very special and gracious lady. You will miss her!
Condolence from June and Harold Raycraft sent on April 30, 2018
Judy, Wendy and families. You have our deepest sympathy at this most difficult time.
Condolence from Walter and Gerri Nicholson sent on April 30, 2018
Ron,Judy and family….Today and always…may loving memories bring you peace,comfort and strength.Please accept our deepest sympathy in the loss of your mom Eileen.You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Condolence from Ross & Mary Ellen Dietrich sent on April 29, 2018
So sorry for your loss, she will be missed by many people. Your Mom was a very special woman to all.
Condolence from Bob and Betty Jones sent on April 29, 2018
Judy, Ron and family: Our very deepest sympathy goes out to all of you. Your Mom was such a lovely lady and will be greatly missed at Knollcrest .