Maxine Hipskind Boggeman

Maxine Hipskind Boggeman
, nee Bishop, 84, of Belleville, IL, born Friday, January 21, 1927, in Memphis, TN, died Friday, March 11, 2011 at home surrounded by her many children and loved ones.

Mrs. Boggeman was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church of Belleville, IL, St. Clair County Medical Auxiliary, Blessed Sacrament PTO, Althoff Mothers' Club, and a former Blessed Sacrament School Board member.

She was preceded in death by:

  • Parents: J. Gordon and Mattie E. nee Hines Bishop
  • First Husband: Dr. John Hipskind
  • Daughter: Mary Eileen Hipskind
  • Brother: Hines Bishop
  • Granddaughter: Caitlin Howard

Surviving are her:

  • Loving Husband: Louis Boggeman
  • 9 Children
    • Dr. Gregory (Marji) Hipskind
      • Children: Christopher & Alison (Ben)
    • Beth (Donn) Taylor
      • Daughter: Kendra
    • John (Tracey) Hipskind
      • Children: Sarah, Erin & Tara
    • Carolee (David) Schrader
      • Children: Matthew & Elizabeth
    • Ken Hipskind
      • Sons: John (Wendy) & Greg
    • Dr. Tim Hipskind
      • Children: Phillip, Ava & Sophia
    • David (Sharon) Hipskind
      • Children: Melissa, Erik (Mandy) & Josh
    • Patrick (Lisa) Hipskind
      • Children: Danny, Alex & Samantha
    • Ann (Kevin) Hoerner
      • Children: Andrew, Adam & Maxine
  • 4 Step-Children
    • Barbara (Thomas) Feiner
      • Daughters: Christine & Mary Alice
    • Margaret (Michael) Mole
      • Daughter: Lauren (Eric)
    • Louis J. (Pamela) Boggeman Jr.
      • Children, Kevin, Peter, Paul & Jane
    • Lisa (Paul) Steffen
      • Daughters, Katie & Liz (Shane)

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society or Serra Foundation.

Visitation: Friends may call from 4-8 P.M., Monday, March 14 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois. There will be a Serra Club prayer service Monday at 4:00 pm at the funeral home.

Funeral: A funeral procession will leave from Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville at 9:40 am, March 15, 2011 for a 10:00 am mass of Christian Burial at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, with Father Matthew Elie and Father James Margason officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, IL.

Condolences left for Maxine Hipskind Boggeman:

    Greg - our condolences to you and your family on the passing of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow. God's blessings to you.

    Gary and Linda Kehrer

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    Dear Lou,
    I was deeply saddened to hear of Maxines death and wish to extend my sympathy to you and the children. I am unable to attend the Serra service, but want you to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    With love,
    Anne Waller

    Anne Waller Belleville Illinois 62221

    My deepest sympathy to all of the Hipskind and Boggeman families . May you always treasure the memories of your mom and find strength in one another in the days ahead .

    Nancy Fechter=Peterson Belleville IL 62223

    To Lou and Maxine's children:
    We were unable to attend the visitation, but extend our deepest sympathy to all of you. Maxine was one of the true grand ladies of her era,and we were blessed to know her. May she rest in peace.

    Lew and Nancy Laughlin Belleville IL 62223

    David - Moms are always with us. They live in our hearts and memories. May your mom's memories give you strength in this time of sorrow. Please accept our condolences for the Hipskind and Boggeman families. Joe and Diane.

    Joe Wickline Swansea IL 62226

    Tim - May the peace which comes from the memories of love shared, comfort you now and in the days ahead.

    Amy Richardson Edwardsville IL 62025

    Please accept our deepest sympathy and our sincere joy at having known Maxine. She was a great & loved lady & friend and formerly a valued neighbor.

    Jim & Rose Pappas Belleville Illinois 62223

    David, I'm so sorry for your loss. Take comfort in knowing that she is in a better place and is not suffering. She is still with you in spirit and lives on in your heart.

    Cindy Butler New Douglas