Emma Wipf was born on June 9, 1937 in Scotland, S.D. to John and Barbara (Tschetter) Wipf. She was educated in Scotland. On Sept. 22, 1956 she married Paul Wollman in Tabor, S.D. She was a nurse's aide at Countryside Estates for 28 years. Emma loved and lived for her family. She enjoyed camping with Paul and their children, and also spending time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening, collecting antiques, crocheting, knitting, and embroidering. Emma enjoyed reading her bible daily.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Barbara Wipf, and 12 siblings.
She is survived by her husband, Paul; a son, Paul Wollman Jr. and his companion, Suzy, of Merrill; four daughters, Margy Bolinger of Larrabee; Darlene Morris of Larrabee; Barbara Miller and her husband, Richard, of Sutherland; Kathy Peterson and her husband, Robert, of Cherokee; 13 grandchildren, Jason, Tony, Travis, Amanda, Jonathan, Joseph, Richelle, Joshua, Zachariah, Daniel, Emma, Jessika, and Rebecca; four great-grandchildren, Gavin, Charlese, Jonas, and Aidan.