THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Connie J. Hietpas
Connie J. Hietpas, 61, of Seymour passed away Monday, June 9 following a battle with cancer, with her daughters and family by her side.
Born Aug. 30, 1952, daughter of Beatrice (Herms) Olson and the late Harvey Olson, on Sept. 1, 2001 she married Gary Hietpas and he preceded her in death on March 16, 2008. She was owner/operator of C.J. Recovery.
She enjoyed the cabin up north, dancing, needlepoint and 4-wheeling. Her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren were very important to her.
She is survived by her daughters, Tammy (Dave) Lambert, Denmark and Kelly (Brian) Ness, Manitowoc; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; her mother, Beatrice Olson, Pulaski; siblings, Larry (Pam) Olson and Randy (Jen) Olson, both of Pulaski and Cindy (Larry) Jonet, Silver Cliff; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Dave (Sue) Hietpas, Rockford, Ill., Geno (Jenni) Hietpas, Mountain, Brian Hietpas, Rhinelander, Barb (Dave) Ulman, Lake Thomack and Beth (Marv) Smith, Seymour and special friend, Laury Diges, Jr.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary and a granddaughter, Sondra.
Friends may call at Muehl Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour on Thursday, June 12 from 4 p.m. until time of services at 7 p.m., with Brad McIntyre officiating. Burial will be held at Elm Grove Cemetery, Laney.