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Ovada Lea Zipp

April 1, 1934 - March 30, 2014
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Ovada Lea Zipp, 79, of Rockford passed away Sunday March 30, 2014 at OSF St. Anthony's Hospital with her family by her side. Ovada was born on April 1, 1934 in Walnut Ridge, AR, the daughter of Ezra and Georgia Cox Huffman. She married Charles J. Zipp on July 15, 1957 and Charles preceded her in death on September 14, 2010. Ovada loved crafting, gardening and spending time with her grandkids. Ovada is survived by her daughters: Susan (Geno) Paluzzi and Nancy Zipp; grandchildren Stacey (Christopher) Haas and Corey (Theresa) Williams; great-grandchildren Mackenzi and Cody Haas, Erika Villani; Brother Murray (Mickey) Huffman; Aunt Margaret...
Ovada Lea Zipp, 79, of Rockford passed away Sunday March 30, 2014 at OSF St. Anthony's Hospital with her family by her side.
Ovada was born on April 1, 1934 in Walnut Ridge, AR, the daughter of Ezra and Georgia Cox Huffman. She married Charles J. Zipp on July 15, 1957 and Charles preceded her in death on September 14, 2010. Ovada loved crafting, gardening and spending time with her grandkids.
Ovada is survived by her daughters: Susan (Geno) Paluzzi and Nancy Zipp; grandchildren Stacey (Christopher) Haas and Corey (Theresa) Williams; great-grandchildren Mackenzi and Cody Haas, Erika Villani; Brother Murray (Mickey) Huffman; Aunt Margaret Watkins; several nieces and nephews.
Ovada was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother and her twin sister.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the family for a memorial to be established later.
A service to celebrate Ovada's life will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 5, 2014 at Sunset Funeral Home 8800 N. Alpine Road in Machesney Park. Visitation will be Friday April 4, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

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"My prayers go with the family. I have fond memories of both Ovada and Charlie. I could not have asked for better neighbors. They are both missed deeply." BobbyLynn Fletcher (Eockford, IL)

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