Michelle Ziegler Sipes


Toni Michelle Ziegler Sipes, 54, of Greenwood, passed away Sunday November 14, 2021 at her home. She was born October 27, 1967 in Columbus and has been a resident of Greenwood for the past 10 years.

The quote “To the World you might be one person but to one person you might be the World” Michelle lived her life knowing this. Everybody has a story she would always say. Nobody was a stranger, and all were welcomed. Michelle was full of adventure and loved to travel, whether it was just to a casino for a few days or to Florida for the annual family get together. She always looked forward to camping, the beach or spending time with her wife, kids, and grandkids. They were her World!

A celebration of Michelle’s life will be held on December 12, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Upland Brewing Company 148 Lindsey Street in Columbus. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

Michelle is survived by her spouse, Tracy Knowlton; daughters, Kelsi (Ken) Durci and Kayleigh Sipes. a son, Kyle (Morgan) Sipes; sisters, Kim (Russ) Pate and Shannon (Lance) Stutzman; a brother, Ryan (Kristi) Smith and 8 grandchildren.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle of remembrance and send a favorite memory or message of condolence to the family via the funeral home website: www.jewellrittman.com