Mary Ellen Lipp, 71, of Valparaiso passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2023. She was born May 13, 1952 in Valparaiso to Roger & Marjorie (Klahn) Brunson and graduated from Valparaiso High School in 1970. Mary enjoyed owning and operating Wild Birds Unlimited in Valparaiso and interacting with her loyal clientele for 11 years prior to health challenges interrupting her entrepreneurship. A truly loving and caring individual, Mary shared her calm spirit and reassured all in her realm throughout her lifetime.
On October 16, 1982, she married Michael Lipp who survives along with sister-in-law, Amy Dawson, brother-in-law, Andrew (Barbara) Lipp, and many loving nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A private visitation & service will be held Wednesday at Moeller Funeral Home with burial to follow at Angelcrest Cemetery.  


So very sorry for the loss you feel. She was a very loving, positive person. May you feel God's arms wrapped around you in comfort. Praying your memories will help you through the days ahead. -Barbara (Scholz) Berrier 

My sincere condolences upon Mary's passing. She is in a better place!! -Jim Chowning 

You have my deepest sympathy on your loss. -Thomas Hoyt 

Mike, I am so sorry for the loss of your wife. I pray that God provide you with comfort, strength, and guidance during this difficult time. Sincerely, Your Brother in Christ, -Felix Diaz 

Mike, I'm so very sorry for your loss. May you have peace in your memories of happy times together. -Michele Wessel Tarnow 

So sorry for your loss Mike. Praying for you. -Ned Cooper 

Sorry for your loss Mike, I will keep you in my prayers and ask that God gives you strength to get through this. -Edward Robertson 

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