Connie J. Smith, 87, of St. Joseph, passed peacefully into eternal life on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
Connie was born in Silver Springs, Maryland on December 9, 1926 and had resided in Rushville, Missouri for many years before moving to St. Joseph.
Connie retired from Rockwell International in 1992 having worked as an industrial Nurse for almost 20 years. She had a strong Christian faith that was evident in her generosity and willingness to help others.
She is survived by four sons and daughter-in-laws, fourteen grandchildren, twenty great-Grandchildren, and two great-great-Grandchildren.
Celebration of Life Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, St. Joseph, Missouri.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Hospice Advantage, 117 North Main, Gallatin, Missouri 64640.