Lucretia Ida Kipping, nee Unterseh, 102, of Waterloo, Illinois, died April 19, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. She was born July 21, 1915, in Valmeyer, IL.
She is survived by her children Marlene Middleton and Ronald Ahrens; caregiver and granddaughter Debbie Seidel; grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Lucretia is preceded in death by her parents Emil and Ida Unterseh (nee Mosbacher); 1st husband Eugene Ahrens, 2nd husband Stanley Kipping; sons Eugene Ahrens and David Ahrens; daughters Patricia Haberl and Helen Leuking; brothers Francis and Eugene Unterseh; and sisters Helen Guttmann, Ellen Fritz, and Evelyn Foster.
She is a member of Waterloo VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Valmeyer American Legion.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
4 PM to 8 PM Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Tuesday
10 AM Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Father Osang Idagbo C.M. officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL