Theresa Eugena Lippens, age 80, of Rock, MI passed away Monday August 22, 2011 at the Marquette General Hospital in Marquette following a brief illness.
Theresa was born September 9, 1930 in Menominee, MI, the daughter of John and Celina (Vandermissen) Geniesse. She was raised in Menominee where she attended Menominee High School. She received her high school diploma from Gladstone High School.
Theresa was united in marriage to Bennie Lippens on August 28, 1948 in Menominee. They made their home in Rock where they raised their six children.
Theresa worked on the family farm in St. Nicholas. She also drove school bus for several years for the Rock and Mid Peninsula Public Schools. She later was a cook and teacher