Obituaries: Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins

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Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins

Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins

Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins, age 38, of West Grove, PA, died Saturday October 1, 2016 after a brave battle with cancer.  She was the wife of Douglas A. Hipkins Jr. with whom she share 11 years of marriage.

Born in Drexel Hill, PA, she was the daughter of Raymond Carroll of Casselberry, FL and the late Mary (Hackett) Carroll.  

Katiey was a 1996 graduate of Penn Wood High School, and also attended Penn State.  She was a dedicated mother, friend to all, and a coupon queen. She enjoyed reading, scrapbooking and serving as a Girl Scout troop leader.  Katiey was a member and Sunday School teacher at the Community of Love Church in Oxford.

In addition to her husband, and her father and his wife Lilian Casselberry Carroll of Casselberry FL, she is survived by three daughters, Kiersten Hutchinson, Maryn Hipkins, and Rachel Hipkins; one brother, Ray Jr. and his wife Jennifer of Pleasant Gap, PA; two sisters, Lori Carroll of Woodlyn, PA and Jennifer Roth and her husband Steven of North Bellmore, NY and her maternal grandmother Jean Hackett.

You are invited to visit with Katiey’s family and friends from 7-9 PM Wednesday October 5, 2016 at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home Inc. (610-444-4116) 250 W. State St. Kennett Square, PA 19348.  A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 11AM on Thursday October 6, 2016 at Community of Love Lutheran Church  117 N 4th St, Oxford, PA 19363.   Interment will be held privately.  Contributions in her memory may be made to The Kate Hipkins Memorial Fund, PO Box 2, Cassadaga, FL 32706. To view her online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit

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