Constance "Connie" Lucille Whitacre Stevenson, 80, passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 4, 2016, at home surrounded by her loving family.
Constance was born in Kokomo on July 23, 1936. Connie married David M. Stevenson on Sept. 18, 1954, at Courtland Avenue Friends Church in Kokomo.
Connie moved around the U.S. and territories with David while in the Air Force, and helped him build and operate Communications Service Co. in Lafayette. They also constructed and operated three broadcasting radio stations. Connie was blessed with artistic talents, and created beautiful artwork and pottery. She loved to decorate, was a Realtor and a Purdue Master Gardener. She also loved reading, music and watching Christian broadcasting. Her attitude and personality were memorable. David and Connie traveled around the world to 26 countries, many on mission trips to spread Christianity.
She is survived by her loving husband David; three children, Greg (Cindy) Lafayette, Roger, Long Beach, California, and Diane Gorman (Jeff), Mishawaka; grandchildren Stacy Stevenson, Paige (Trevor) Overstreet, Sasha Stevenson, Molly and Kelly Gorman.
Cocoa (Big Dog) Stevenson preceded her in death.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, at the WhiteHorse Christian Center, 1780 Cumberland Ave., West Lafayette, IN 47906, followed by a time of fellowship and refreshments at the church. Pastor Jeff Johns will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to your local Honor Flight in memory of Connie.
You may sign the guest book and leave memories at www.soller-baker.com
Published on October 5, 2017