A funeral mass took place June 6 at Epiphany R.C. Church in Cliffside Park for Joan Parkes Lips, 84, of Cliffside Park, formerly of Guttenberg. She passed away June 3. Joan was born in Guttenberg. She formed the Guttenberg Girl’s Club in the 1960s and was secretary to the Guttenberg Volunteer Fire Department Women’s Auxiliary Association. Joan was also secretary for Anna L. Klein School P.T.A. and a homemaker. She was the wife of 64 years to Joseph Lips; mother to Karen Pettis and her husband Tom, Joan D. DiTursi and her husband Anthony and Susan Harvey and her husband Ed; grandmother to Darcy DiTursi, Thomas Pettis, Jared, Joshua, Sarah and Aimee Harvey; sister to Margie Pollio, Charles, Richard and Robert Parkes, all from Florida. Services arranged by the A.K. Macagna Funeral Home, Cliffside Park.