Hastings resident Colleen R. Rippen, 95, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020, at
Brookestone View, Broken Bow, NE.
Services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be given to the family. Private
condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland
Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Colleen was born January 19, 1925, in Hastings, NE, to Henry Jr. & Anna (Reiber) Barth.
She graduated from Hastings High School. Colleen married Delton Rippen on March 24,
1946; he preceded her in death on June 29, 2008.
Colleen worked at Central Radio Supply and JcPenny. She was a lifetime member of
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, and a
member of the Juniata ALA. She was the State President of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
Auxiliary and held many other offices.
Colleen was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Delton Rippen; children, Wayne
Son: Randy Rippen
Grandchildren: Teresa (Shayne) Siebert
Many Nieces & Nephews