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 Catherine B. <I>DeFayette</I> Kipp

Catherine B. DeFayette Kipp

Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, USA
Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 85)
Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, USA
Burial Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, USA
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November 4, 2012
Catherine B. Kipp


PLATTSBURGH — Mrs. Catherine B. Kipp, 85, of Tom Miller Road in Plattsburgh, passed away Friday, Nov. 02, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family and under the care of Hospice of the North Country. She was born in Plattsburgh on March 19, 1927, the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (King) DeFayette.

Catherine was a member and Past President of the Rescue Hose 5 Ladies Auxiliary and a member of St. Peters Church. She enjoyed cooking, working in her garden, going to the Casino, family gatherings, going to lunch with her daughters and playing Quick Draw. She especially enjoyed watching the birds at her feeder.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Ambrose Kipp, whom she married August 30, 1945; her sons and their spouses, Rodney and Carol Kipp, Gerald and Vicki Kipp, Bruce and Kathie Kipp, Ken Sr. and Sally Kipp, Kevin Kipp and companion Sherry Scofield, Anthony Kipp; her daughters and their spouses, Ms. Cathy Kipp, Paula and Tom Yanis, Regina and Jim Braun; a daughter in law, Colleen Kipp; a brother and sister in-law, Clifford and Julie DeFayette; her sisters and brothers in-law, Anita Topnick, Roseanna and Robert Zuck, Eunice and Gordon LeClair; her sisters in-law, Jane, Arlene and Evelyn DeFayette; 20 grandchildren; 25 great- grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

A son, John Kipp; two granddaughters, Heidi Kipp and Kelly Kipp-Fredenburg; her parents; and her brothers, Remie, Gilbert, George and Roger DeFayette; a sister and brother in- law, Regina and Clifford Rollier; and a sister in-law Dora DeFayette passed away earlier.

Calling hours will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street in Plattsburgh.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 5, at St. Peter's Church. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.

Memorial donations may be offered to the St. Peter's Field of Dreams.

Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY (518)561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100123839
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine B. DeFayette Kipp (19 Mar 1927–2 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100123839, citing Saint Peter's Cemetery, Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Fayette (contributor 47904739) .