Arnold Alvin Lippert


June 21, 1925 - January 2, 2015




Arnold Alvin Lippert was born June 21, 1925 on a farm northeast of Delmont to Emil and Melita (Hirsch) Lippert.  He grew up on the farm in Delmont and attended county school.  On February 8, 1949 he married Delores Reiner at Tripp, SD.  He farmed in the Tripp and Delmont area until moving to Mitchell in 1963.  Arnold worked construction for a number of years and then for the City of Mitchell until his retirement. 

He is survived by his wife, Delores of 65 years; five children: Duane Lippert, Mitchell, SD, Brenda (Dale) Stevens, Sioux Falls, SD, Brian (Lisa) Lippert, Cedar Falls, IA; Ardis Lippert, Sioux Falls, SD, Kevin (Tami) Lippert, Sioux Falls, SD; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and one brother, Tempe, AZ.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers: Irvin and Alvin and one sister, Arlene Hahn.



Monday, January 5, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Tuesday, January 6, 2015
1:30 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Albert& Elaine Hirsch on January 6, 2015
Our Deepest Sympathy Delores and Family..
Posted by Cindy Leffers on January 5, 2015
Ardie, I'm so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Posted by Paula Nelson on January 5, 2015
Ardie, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. It is never easy to lose someone we love. May the memories you have of him comfort and sustain you now and in the days ahead. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.
Posted by Ben Bessman on January 5, 2015
My heart goes out to the entire Lippert family. Arnold was an absolutely wonderful human being who will be missed greatly by many. I am very grateful for the chance to know him a little. Picturing him with a smile and that laugh is a comfort.
Posted by Sue Benton on January 5, 2015
Ardie, I miss you here in Vermillion and I send my love and sympathy to you and your family. I knew your Dad from your stories and he was the best! I am keeping all of you in my prayers.
Posted by Janeen Rang on January 4, 2015
Brenda and deepest sympathy. I pray that you feel the comforting arms of our Lord around you in your time of loss
Posted by Beverly Sievert on January 4, 2015
Brenda, Dale and family Arnold fought long and hard for his angel wings. My deepest sympathy to you.
Posted by Jackie (Clark) Christiansen on January 3, 2015
Brian & Lisa, I'm so sorry for your loss .May God comfort you at this time.
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