THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Norman G. Hipke
Issue Date: November 18, 2020
Norman G. Hipke, 85 of Marinette, passed away Friday, Nov. 13, 2020 at his home.
Born March 10, 1935 in Chicago, Ill., to the late Gust and Jean (Truskowski) Hipke, he served in the United States Army and on May 11, 1974 married the former Donna Lauerman in Menominee, Mi. He worked as a machine adjuster at Scott Paper for 36 years, retiring in 1994.
He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, going to his cabin and also enjoyed watching the Green Bay Packers. He was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church.
Survivors include his wife, Donna of Marinette and a daughter, Gina (Patrick Kopish) Hipke of Marinette.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Per his wishes, no services will be held. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Peshtigo at a later date. Anderson Kell Funeral Home of Menominee is assisting the family with arrangements.