Connie Elizabeth Craft, 85, passed away peacefully of dementia on Thursday, September 28th, 2023, with her family by her side. A visitation will be held from 1-3pm on Wednesday, October 4th at Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E 39th St.; Independence, MO 64055. Interment will follow at Brigham City Cemetery in Brigham City, Utah at a later date.
Connie was born September 19, 1938, in Brigham City, Utah, the last of five children born to Kenneth and Rose (Keller) Jensen. She graduated from Box Elder High School in Utah. She married Tom Johnson and had two children, Veda and Van. She then married Glen Craft and had two more children, Christy and Chip. Connie had a successful career as an accountant in many Credit Unions.
She is survived by her children, Veda (Fred) Cascone, Christy (Tim) Gosa and Glen (Paula) Craft; seven grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Van; parents, and siblings. Contributions may be made in Connie’s honor to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.