Estelle Knippa
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Estelle Knippa
  • September 22, 1941 - December 28, 2017
  • Deer Park, Texas

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Estelle Knippa, 76, of Deer Park passed away peacefully December 28, 2017. She was born in Foley, Florida on September 22, 1941 to James Arline NeSmith and Oveline Woods.
Estelle was married to the love of her life, Leonard Knippa for 39 years. Her warm and bubbly personality made everyone she met feel loved. Estelle had a wonderful smile and friendly heart that would brighten your day. She loved to go shopping and spend time with her sweet cat, Pebbles. Estelle cherished the opportunity she had to spend time in Thailand and Spain and made lifelong friends.
Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband Leonard and: Sister Elaine Ballard, son Michael Mills, step-daughters Kathy Nehrenz and Kimberly Knippa, 9 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 3 from 6:00-8:00pm at Grand View Funeral Home located at 8501 Spencer Highway, Pasadena, Texas 77505. A Life Celebration will begin Thursday, January 4 starting at 11:00am at Zion Lutheran Church located at 5050 East Sam Houston Parkway South, Pasadena, Texas 77505. Graveside service will be held at Grand View Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Zion Lutheran Church Memorial fund or Lutheran Hour Ministries in Estelle's memory.