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Judith Maureen (Dempsey) Lipe

February 19, 1959 — September 12, 2022

Judith Maureen Lipe, 63, passed away on Monday, September 12, 2022 at Northwest Health - La Porte.

Judith was born on February 19, 1959 in Chicago, IL, to James and Myrtle (Graham) Dempsey.

On March 12, 1983, she married Alvin Lipe who preceded her in death.  Surviving Judith are her children, Shawn (Tisha) Davis of AR, Shawna (Charlie) Aaron of OK, Desiree Lipe of La Porte, and Adam (Courtney) Lipe of La Porte; 6 grandchildren, Christopher, Landon, Danica, Leeah, Adam Jr., and Wyatt; siblings, Leo (Debbie) Minor of AL and James (Louise) Dempsey of IL; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Cleo Haggard, Dorothy Jean (Bobby) Cooper, Geraldine Guard, and Jack Dempsey; and grandson, Malikai Davis.

Judith was a school bus driver for many years.  She enjoyed playing cards and plastic canvas crafting.  Most importantly, Judith enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Adam Lipe, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350.

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