Ella Lippert, age 74, of Valley City died Tuesday Feb. 18, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Monday Feb. 24th at the Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home with Rev. Emmy Swedlund officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Interment will take place later in the spring.
Ella was born May 19, 1939 at Burnstad, ND the daughter of John and Pauline (Veil) Lippert. She attended the Grafton State School from 1947 until 1971 and then resided at San Haven from 1971 until 1986. In 1986 she moved to Valley City and participated in the Open Door Program, making her home at Group Home 4. In June 2013 she became a resident at the Sheyenne Care Center.
Ella enjoyed socializing, having coffee, shopping, and getting her hair done. She also liked her jewelry. It was always important to her to have a necklace and bracelet that matched her blouse.