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Dolores A. Schipper

Dolores A. Schipper (née Kennedy), of Defiance, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, February 4, 2024, at the age of 85.

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Beloved wife of the late Dennis Jerome Schipper; cherished daughter of the late John and Katherine Kennedy. Devoted mother of Steve (Barbara) Schipper and Lisa (Mark) Sievers; loving grandmother of Katherine Schipper, Jeremy Schipper, Todd (Chelsea) Mueller, and Brent (Hannah) Mueller; treasured great-grandmother of Lucy Rae and Mia Mueller, Josephine and Hattie Mueller; dear sister of Gail King.

Dolores was an active member of Immaculate Heart of Mary, New Melle, and an administrative assistant for State Farm Insurance. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Visitation: Wednesday, February 14, 2024, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Baue Funeral Home - Cave Springs, 3950 W Clay, St. Charles, MO 63301.
Mass: Thursday, February 15, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary - New Melle, MO, 8 Hwy D, New Melle, MO 63365.
Memorials may be made in Dolores's name to Friends of Kids with Cancer.