Cleta Nipp passes away at 80

DOWNEY - Cleta J. (Peggy) Nipp, a longtime Downey resident, passed away on Nov. 13 at age 80.She enjoyed cooking, baking, babysitting and tending to her flower garden. She is survived by her husband, Bernard, retired from the Los Angeles Fire Department; and eight of her nine children: Bernice Brunner, Collette Foster, Carol Atria, Sharon Moore, Janet Nipp, Paula Urbina, Marlene Nipp and David Nipp. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Vicki. A memorial service was held Nov. 17 at St. Raymond's Catholic Church.

********** Published: November 17, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 31