Hildreth M. Hippert, age 97, of Waconia, Minnesota, formerly of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and New Ulm, Minnesota, passed away Friday, August 30, 2013, at the Auburn Home in Waconia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at 10:30 AM at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waconia with interment at the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery at 2:30 PM. Visitation will be at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:30 PM. Further visitation will be at the church on Wednesday one hour prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.