St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Tipton, Iowa

208 Meridian St, PO Box 309 - Tipton, Iowa 52772  

   Phone:563-886-2506     Fax: 563-886-6326

Tipton Mass Times


10:00 AM

1st, 3rd, 5th Saturday

4:00 PM

Weekday Masses

Tuesday / Thursday

8:00 AM

NO Week day Masses the week of Nov 19-23

Find a brief history of St. Mary’s Tipton

and a vision statement at:

About Us

Reverend Richard Okumu, Pastor

In case of serious emergency, you may reach Fr. Okumu by cell phone at: (319) 538-9009.

For non-emergencies, please contact Father Okumu via email or by Office Phone.

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Contact Information

Sylvia Hotz,

      Office Manager/Bookkeeper, Tipton

      Office Phone: (563) 886-2506

St. Mary Church

208 Meridian Street, POB 309,

Tipton, Iowa 52772



Office Phone: (563) 886-2506

Weekly News

St. Mary Tipton Parish Hall

209 Mulberry St. Tipton, Iowa 52772

The Women of St. Mary’s Tipton would like to thank so many of you for the success of our 2018 Christmas Craft Bazaar which was on November 10th. Special thanks to Patty Urmie who organized the vendors; Teresa Wulf and Diane Wehde who made the delicious chicken noodle and chili soups as well as the beverages; Ann Pruess and Alice Finnegan who assisted all day and over saw the kitchen duties and Bev Petitgout for organizing the cookie walk; all the great workers….those who prepared the mouth-watering pies, wonderful cookies and bars; the gals who helped cashier, make sandwiches, cut up pies, served food and helped clean up as well as those who helped with the cookie walk. Thanks to John Barnum for set-ting up and taking down all the tables & chairs. And all the others who helped in so many other ways!! Not only does the profit go towards local charities, it was a day of our parish family working together, having fun and doing good things! So very much appreciated!!!!

Community Soup Supper & Craft Show

Saturday December 8, 2018

St. Mary’s Hall

Serving from 4 – 8 PM

Chicken Noodle, Chili and Potato Soups

Pulled Pork & Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Assorted Relish, Dessert, Milk, Tea or Coffee

Adults - $7

Kids Ages (6 – 12) - $5

5 Years and Younger – Free

Benefit for: Bread of Life Food Pantry, Tipton Ministerial Assn. & Backpack Buddies

Sponsored by the Churches, Businesses & Civic Groups of Tipton

Enjoy Downtown Historic Tipton’s “Old Fashioned Christmas” & Horse Drawn Tour of Lights

Craft Show Vendors will be in the Church Hall