Connie Jo Crippen | Obituary - Republic-Times | News

Connie Jo Crippen | Obituary

By on December 18, 2012 at 6:25 pm

Cemetery 2Connie Jo Crippen, 47, of Dupo, died Dec. 15, 2012, in Belleville, exactly 31 years after her dad passed away.

She was  born Feb. 25, 1965, in Centreville, daughter of the late Wallace Reid and Beddie Lucille Crippen (nee Byrd).

Survivors include her children Cheyeanne Crippen, Robert Seager Crippen, and Reid Seager Crippen; brothers and sisters Bernie (Jean) Daugherty, Bill Daugherty, Barb Coonce, Beverly (Lee) Asher, Bonnie (Kenney) Hamontree, and Bruce (Karen) Stone; special aunt and uncle Don and Lois Thompson; special nieces and nephews Erin, Alex, Derek and Brandon; special great-nephew Aiden Carter; cousins Pam, Jim, David and Teresa; special friends Lisa Cindy, Darrin, Janice, Kim and Missy; Texas friends Mary and Lori; and her dog Sophie, along with other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Donna Marie Carter, niece Tammy, and cousin Donald Schopp.

Visitation will be Dec. 90. from 5 to 8 p.m., at Dashner-Leesman Funeral Home, Dupo.

Funeral services will be Dec. 21, at noon, at the funeral home.

Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Chester.

Memorials may be made to the Crippen Family Trust.


Tammy Taylor

Tammy is an award-winning Graphic Artist for the Republic-Times. She has worked at the newspaper for almost 15 years, while her and her husband Norman, of 34 years, are owners of Sunderman's Garage in Columbia. She enjoys photography and her five grandchildren.