Carole M. Kocimski

October 16, 1944 – September 30, 2021

Carole Marie Kocimski passed away Thursday, September 30, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, IN and now is with God and is happy without pain. She was 77. She was the daughter of Jack and Helen (Clayton) Lippert of Chicago, IL.
Carole is survived by her beloved husband, Joseph; daughters, Cynthia Denham and Denise Boss; grandsons, Karl Frohschamer, Dale and Nicholas Boss and Mathew Maes; brothers, Jack (Debbie Milewski) Lippert and Griffith (Kathy) Lippert; and numerous nieces and nephews who loved her.
For years, Carole was employed by the American Dairy Association and worked in the test kitchen, maintained the coffee rooms and helped set up meeting rooms.
She was always willing to give a gift or food to family and friends. She always loved helping someone out and making them happy and smile.
Carole enjoyed listening to her CD’s and watching an assortment of TV programs. She loved animals, especially all the dogs she had over the years, Angle, Blackie, FooFoo, Foxy, and Abby.
A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, October 8 at 1:30 p.m. with visitation beginning at 1 p.m. at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 52553 Fir Rd, in Granger. The service will be livestreamed at or