St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Tipton, Iowa

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

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


Mass Times


10:00 AM

1st, 3rd, 5th Saturday

4:00 PM

Weekday Masses

Tuesday / Thursday

8:00 AM

208 Meridian St., POB 309,

Tipton, IA 52772



Find a brief history of St. Mary’s Tipton and a vision statement at:

About Us

Reverend Richard Okumu, Shared Pastor

In case of serious emergency, you may reach
Fr. Okumu by cell phone at:

please use this phone number only in the case of serious emergency.

St. Mary Tipton Parish Hall

209 Mulberry St. Tipton, Iowa 52772

About St. Mary’s Tipton

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Sylvia Hotz, Office Manager/Bookkeeper, Tipton

Office: 563-l886-2506

With the school year half over, the Social Justice/Peace Commission learned that many children in the Tipton Community Schools need their school supplies replenished. Thus, we will be collecting the following items through March 11, 2018; and there is a dropbox in the back of the church into which you may deposit your donation:

Elementary School Middle School High School

Standard size and colors Black & blue pens Ear Buds

Crayola Crayons Dry Erase markers & Graph paper

#2 pencils erasers Spiral notebooks

Glue sticks Spiral notebooks Pens

Dry Erase markers Two-pocket folders Pencils

Wide-rule spiral Clorox wipes

notebooks Donating $$ for lunches

Two-pocket folders

Thank you!!

Easter is the time for Lilies. Would you like to donate a Lily in memory of someone? The Lily would decorate our church for Easter Sunday and then you can take it home to decorate your home. If you are interested, please get a message to Sylvia (886-2506) before March 29th, or put an envelope in the collection basket with the donation and the name of the person/persons you are remembering. The Lilies will be $15 each.

Stations of the Cross: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays February 21 & 28, March 7, 14, & 21.

Soup Supper: immediately following the Stations in the Parish Hall

Triduum Schedule (Tipton) March 29 - 31:

    Holy Thursday – The Lord’s Supper: 6:30 p.m.

    Good Friday – The Passion of the Lord: 6:30 p.m.

Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter

    Saturday 8:30 p.m.

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord:

    10 a.m., April 1

Fr. Eugene Benda council #11468 would like to announce the days of our 2018 Fish Fry Events:

    February 23rd – Fish Fry (Cod) Drive Thru serving     5 PM to 7 PM

    March 9th – Shrimp Drive Thru 4:30 PM to 7 PM

    March 23rd – Catfish Supper sit down supper serving 5-7 PM

SUNDAY, February 25th

Coffee and Rolls will be served following 10:00 AM Mass at the Parish Hall.

Everyone is welcome!!

Rolls and Coffee are sponsored by: