Roberta M. Lippert

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 28 April 2020 at 12:58 pm

Roberta M. “Robbie” Lippert, 75, of Albion, passed away peacefully at home under the care of her loving family on April 27, 2020. She was born April 29, 1944 in Albion to the late Robert and Eleanor (Zwifka) Knight.

Robbie loved to read, and she had a tremendous affection for pets and a great sense of humor. She was a graduate of Albion High School, class of 1962. Her greatest love was for her husband, children, grandchildren, siblings and friends.

Robbie is survived by her devoted husband of 55 years, Fran; children, Frank (Brian Knirk) Lippert and Kelly (Ron) Flick; grandchildren, Christopher and Daniel Flick; siblings, Jim (Betty) Knight, John (Melanie) Knight and Paula (Jesse) Lowe; as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Services for Robbie will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Robbie’s name may be made to Hoag Library, 134 S. Main St., Albion NY 14411.

Robbie’s family would like to thank Visiting Nurses Association and Alex and Karen for the great care they provided her in her final days. They would also like to thank Margaret with U of R Primary Care in Batavia for her guidance and support.

Robbie’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., 21 West Ave., Albion NY 14411. To share a special memory of Robbie, please visit