Born June 13, 1925 in Wabeno, to the late Alvin and Eva (Predith) Coleman, at an early age she professed her faith in Jesus and was a life-long Lutheran. She attended grade school and high school in Mountain and later graduated from Secretarial School.
While living in Milwaukee, she married Conrad "Connie" Lipinski and he preceded her in death in 1977. They lived in Milwaukee, but traveled extensively. She was a legal secretary for Meyer Gronic and later for Polachek and Harris.
After retirement, she moved to Shawano to be closer to her brother and sister-in-law, Harvey and Kathy Coleman. A member of Tabor Lutheran Church in Mountain, she also attended St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano and was a member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary 2119 in Mountain.
She made people feel special, had a sense of humor, a sharp mind and enjoyed dining at Mac and Don's Supper club, Home Plate and at Perkins.
She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Harvey and Kathy Coleman and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Conrad Lipinski and in-laws Martha and Johnny Buschatz.
Visitation was held at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano on Saturday, Jan. 28 from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Ted Andrada. Gruetzmacher Funeral Home of Suring assisted the family with arrangements.