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Danielle “Dani” Hipple

Monday, August 5, 2019 @ 08:08 AM

Posted by Aly Delp

Danielle-Hipple-RIMERSBURGDanielle “Dani” Hipple, 44, of Sligo, passed away early Saturday morning, August 3, 2019, at her home following a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born on February 27, 1975, in Clarion; daughter of Beaser and Sherry Schaeffer Laughlin of Sligo.

Dani graduated from Union High School in 1993 and then graduated from Dubois Cosmetology School.

She married James E. “Jimmy” Hipple on July 23, 2011, who preceded her in death on September 27, 2018.

Dani was a Beautician. She was a member of the Sligo Presbyterian Church. Dani was also a member of the Rimersburg Veterans of Foreign Wars. She enjoyed boating and going to the river with her family. Dani especially loved “Sunday Funday”.

She is survived by her parents; her son: Hank D. Murphy of State College; her daughter: Emma J. Peritchard of Rimersburg; a sister: Dawn Mealy and her husband Scott of Tionesta; two brothers: Dustin Laughlin of Rimersburg and Darren Laughlin and Billie Jo also of Rimersburg; her nieces: Ryen and Dylen Mealy; a nephew: Dallas Laughlin; and her maternal grandparents: Henry and Nancy Schaeffer of Sligo.

Dani is also survived by her stepchildren: Dylan Hipple and his fiancé Jackie of Maryland and Paige N. Hipple and her fiancé Drake Heeter of East Brady, a step-grandson: Carson Heeter of East Brady; her mother-in-law: Mary Hipple of Chicora; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband; paternal grandparents: Bob and Valjean Laughlin; three uncles; and three cousins.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 5, 2019, at the Burns Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc. in Rimersburg. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, in the funeral home with Rev. James Dietrich, moderator of the Sligo Presbyterian Church. Interment will follow in the Sligo Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, Donations or memorials can be made in Danielle’s name to the Clarion Forest VNA Hospice, 271 Perkins Road, Clarion, PA 16214.

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