ADA — Patricia H. Kipker, age 77, died on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 5:43 PM at her residence in Ada.

She was born on January 15, 1942 in Lima, Ohio to the late Robert and Catherine (McNamara) Dimond . On November 7, 1961Patricia married Louis L. Kipker, Jr. and he survives in Ada.

Patricia retired from Hardin Hills Nursing Health Center, Kenton, where she worked as a nurse. She was also a volunteer EMT and Paramedic for Ada Emergency Services.

Also surviving are her three children: Theresa (Douglas) Ross of Monroe, LA, Robert (Jennifer) Kipker of Ada and Georgia (Wayne) Wayson of Burleson, Texas; eight beloved grandchildren: Miranda, Taylor and Alexandra Ross, Beau, Kylie and Keaton Kipker, and Jordan and Jakob Wayson; and a sister, Margie Dimond of Louisville, Kentucky.

Patricia was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert Dimond and William Dimond; and a sister, Judy Peddicord.

It was her wish to be cremated. A private family service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions may be made to Interim HealthCare of Lima – Hospice, 3745 Shawnee Road, Suite 108, Lima, Ohio 45806.

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Arrangements are by Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada