Richard L. Conn
Wed, 01/29/2020 - 10:33am admin
A celebration of life for Richard L. Conn, 63, Aberdeen will be from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Spitzer-Miller Fellowship Hall. Rich would like casual dress. Inurnment will be at a later date at Plainview Cemetery, Plainview, SD. Richard passed Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Ava’s House, Sioux Falls after a year battle with cancer.
Richard Lee Conn was born on November 12, 1956 at Aberdeen to Alvin L. and Pearl A. (Brick) Conn. This is the area where he grew up and attended school. He graduated from Aberdeen Central High School. On August 15, 1981 he married Diane Jordan at Aberdeen and together they had four children. Throughout his life he worked at many jobs including, Capitol Café, Cooks Floral, Beadle Floral, Presentation College, Lakewood Mall and 3M Company and he was a jack of all trades.
Rich enjoyed NASCAR, any sport but loved the Minnesota Vikings and Miami Dolphins. Some of his favorite pastimes were attending his children’s school activities and having a cup of coffee with his neighbors and friends. Later in life he adored spending time with his grandkids. Rich was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
Grateful for having shared Rich’s life are his wife, Diane Conn, Aberdeen; children, Dustin Conn, Aberdeen; Jonathan (LeAnn) Conn of Brookings; Alicia Conn, Aberdeen; Samantha (Carlos) Conn-Ensaldo, Aberdeen; grandchildren, Briggs, Gibson, Lennix, Jackson, Cooper and Anderson, siblings, Darlene Severson, Aberdeen; Harriet (Harold) Jones, Bath; Gloria (Gary) Mundt, Britton; Ronald (Sharon) Conn, Duvall, WA; Raymond (Isabel) Conn, Colorado; LeRoy (Sheila) Conn, Aberdeen; sister-in-law, LeAnn Conn, Aberdeen; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Preceding Rich in death are his parents, Alvin and Pearl Conn, brother, Larry Conn, brother-in-law, Gary Severson.
Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home, 1111 South Main Street is in charge of arrangements.