Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Connie June Flatter (February 16, 2012)

Connie June Flatter, 57, of New Madison, went home to be with the Lord on February 16, 2012 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana. Connie was born on June 27, 1954 at Wayne Hospital to Bill and Betty Riegle of New Madison.

In addition to her parents, Connie is survived by her husband, Tom; three sons and daughter-in-laws, Derek and Mandy, Aaron and Pam, and Jeremy and Tabitha; a brother, Larry Riegle and friend Lisa Eckstien, a sister-in-law, Nancy Hall; four grandchildren, Landon, Ella, Taylor and Delaney; two nieces, Emily and Jon Kelley and Lara and Jay Hood; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Connie worked as a preschool teacher for EUM Christian Preschool in Greenville for the last 8 years. She wrote the daily curriculum for the students and loved the opportunity to encourage children and their families to grow and develop their relationship with Jesus. She touched the hearts of children everyday.

Connie loved being outdoors, gardening, riding bikes, creating stained glass and traveling. She and Tom were married on June 9, 1973 and were best friends. Their family was definitely the joy of her life.

A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held on Monday, February 20, 2012 at 6:30 PM at EUM Church Worship Center, 1451 Sater Street in Greenville with the Rev. Jeff Harper being asked to officiate. The family asks in lieu of flowers that memorial contributions be made to EUM Christian Preschool.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundfuneralhome.com. Services entrusted to Braund Funeral Home in New Madison.