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-Lucile Gipple-

Lucile Gipple, age 87 of Winfield and formerly of Columbus Junction, died Saturday, October 31, 2009 at Sunrise Terrace Care Center in Winfield.

The daughter of Ira and Hazel (Dallmeyer) Jones, she was born August 21, 1922 at rural Columbus Junction.  On May 2, 1945 she married Max Gipple at Topeka, Kansas; he died November 18, 2008.

She was a graduate of the Columbus Junction High School.  She worked at the Rock Island Arsenal during W.W. II.  She was a homemaker.  She was a member of the Spring Run United Methodist Church and the U.M.W.; she was a member of the Shellbark Club.
Survivors include:  two daughters; Elaine Gipple of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Patricia Peay of Readyville, Tennessee; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild;

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son and one sister.

The family met with friends on Tuesday from 5-7:00 p.m. at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. at the Columbus City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established for the Spring Run United Methodist Church.

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