Florence M. Dippong, 88, of Parma, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, in Medina.
She was born June 2, 1919, in Cleveland. Mrs. Dippong was a machinist for Weldon Tool Co. for 20 years.
She is survived by her son, Kenneth P. Dippong of Broadview Heights; daughter, Karen A. Cekada of Valley City; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Emily Crowder of Alta Loma, Calif., and Alice Benzin of Valley City; and brother, Richard Kusmer of Seven Hills.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry E. Dippong; parents, Anthony and Mary Anna (nee Osowski) Kusmer; and sisters, Irene Lenard, Eleanore Kusmer and Helen Kurkul.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 1800 Station Road, Valley City. The Rev. Thomas Dunphy will officiate.
Burial: St. Martin of Tours Cemetery.
Visiting hours: 6 to 9 p.m. today at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road (state Route 303 and Interstate 71).
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 1800 Station Road, Valley City, 44280.