|Birth: ||Aug. 14, 1922|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2012|
GALESBURG - Constance L. "Connie" Aten, 89, Galesburg, formerly of Bushnell, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
She was born Aug. 14, 1922, in Plymouth, to Guy and Gladys Reeves Kee. She married Russell E. Aten on March 16, 1946, in Industry. He preceded her in death on Jan. 25, 2005. Connie is survived by two daughters, Gwen (Dennis) Quick of Galesburg and Karen (Richard) Grimm of Davenport, Iowa; five grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several stepgreat-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Connie was a member of Bushnell United Methodist Church; she was a 50-year member of Order of Eastern Star, and she volunteered at McDonough District Hospital and Prairie City Health Care Center. She was also a member of Grandmothers Club.
Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Bushnell United Methodist Church. The Rev. Trisha Chapman will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the time of service at the church on Saturday. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Macomb. Memorial contributions may be made to Bushnell United Methodist Church. Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook or leave condolences at www.martinhollisfh.com.
Published in The Register-Mail on March 7, 2012
Russell Edwin Aten (1919 - 2005)*
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Record added: Mar 07, 2012
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