John J. Lippert

August 31, 1929 - April 24, 2011
John J. Lippert

John J. Lippert, 81, of Hendersonville, died Sunday, April 24, at the Laurels of Hendersonville. A native of Steubenville, Ohio, he had lived in Rocky River, Ohio prior to moving to Hendersonville in 1979. He was a son of the late William F. and Mary C. Baird Lippert and was also preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Lou Knox and Joan Lippert and a brother, David Lippert. He served in the Air Force during the Korean War and was a meteorologist for the U. S Government, retiring in 1984 after 30 years of


Mr. Lippert is survived by his wife, Genevieve Lippert; a son, John W. Lippert and his wife Cynthia of Atlanta, GA; a daughter, Brenda Zuccolotto and her husband David of Santa Cruz, CA; 9 grandchildren, Allyson Lippert and her fiancÈ Vini Leteri, Hilary Linder and her husband Kestrel, Bryn Huegerich and her husband Reed, Madison Lippert, Justin Davidson and his wife Julia, Sara Davidson, Brent Davidson, Ross Virden and Genna Virden; a sister in-law, Anna Marie Bierwagen and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial mass will be celebrated at 10 AM, Friday, April 29, at Immaculate Conception Church. The Reverend Nick Mormando will officiate. The family will receive friends in the St. Francis Hall of the church following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Fund at Immaculate Conception Church, 208 7th Avenue West, Hendersonville, NC 28791, or to Interfaith Assistance Ministries, PO Box 2562, Hendersonville, NC 28793-2562.


Friday, April 29, 2011
12:00 AM

Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Our Lady of the Angels Chapel - Directions
208 7th Ave. West
Hendersonville, NC 28791

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  • April 27, 2011
    warren patton says:
    i am sorry to hear of Johns passing... he was a good friend of mine who i met while playing golf in the Crooked Creakers League...i remember John as a great Patriot who loved his country and who served it well... i will miss him...

  • April 27, 2011
    Mr.& Mrs Joh Beahr says:
    Frieds for many years when we lived in Flat Rock N.C. Now residing in Peoria Az. So sorry to hear of Johns Death, our prayers are with him & his Family. Jack&Kay Beahr

  • April 27, 2011
    Shaw A. Hollingsworth says:
    Gen...So sorry to hear of your husband's passing. I know your extended family will be of great comfort for you at this time. Know that I am thinking of you and that I care. Fondly, Shaw Hollingsworth

  • April 29, 2011
    Jacque Lippert Ziarko says:
    Dear Jenny, I am sad to learn of Johnny Joe's death and sadder yet that with years and distances I haven't kept in touch. Johnny Joe was a favorite of my dad Eddie and my mom Belva. With loving thoughts to you and your family, Jacque

  • April 29, 2011
    Catherine Mason says:
    Deepest sympathy. You are in my thoughts and prayers.