Stephanie Michelle Tipton

January 5, 2020


Stephanie Michelle Tipton age 51 of Cadillac, passed away at Munson Healthcare Hospital of Cadillac on January 5, 2020. She was born on Feb. 13, 1968 in Saginaw, Michigan to Wolfgang “Bill” David. Stephanie married Timothy Tipton on June 15, 1991 in Fenton, Michigan.

Stephanie loved animals, painting, the sun & water, boating, being at the beach; and just enjoying nature itself. She loved her family very dearly. She spent ten years working for the ISD and worked hard on obtaining 5 associate degrees and was working on her masters degree. She had worked for ISD for over 10 years as a para pro.

Stephanie is survived by her husband; Timothy C. Tipton, children; Kayla (Roger) Fisher of Falmouth, Hailey (Keaton) Lezman of Dayton, Ohio, Zachary Tipton of Cadillac, two grandchildren; Case and Lanie Fisher of Falmouth, father; Wolfgang “Bill” David of Florida, mother & father in-law; Bob (Trish) Fuller of Manton, sister; Saundra Papst of Arizona, in-laws; Rebecca (Sonny) Meyers of Harrietta, Julie (Eric) Vickers of Alto, TX, and many more aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

Stephanie is proceeded in death by a sister; Melanie Gawlak.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements were made by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain and thoughts and prayers may be left at

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