Kenneth J. Lips

COLLINS – Kenneth J. Lips, 60, of Quaker Street, Collins, NY, passed away Monday November 4, 2013 at his home.

He was born February 11, 1953 in Gowanda, NY the son of the late Kenneth and Ida Lips.

Mr. Lips was an Engineer with NYSDDSO in Newark, NY and was an NRA member and avid outdoorsman.

He was predeceased by his wife Gail in 1996.

Mr. Lips is survived by 2 sons, John Lips and Daniel Lips, both of Gowanda, NY; and a granddaughter Autumn. Also surviving is a sister, Carie (Merle) Michaelis of Modesto, CA

Besides his wife, he was predeceased by a brother, Thomas Lips. Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc., 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY on Thursday November 7, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Graveside Services will be held in Pine Hill Cemetery in Ogdensburg, NY at the convenience of the family.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.