Connie June Dropps
06/25/1938 - 12/17/2018
Connie June Dropps, 80, of Hibbing, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 at Fairview Range Medical Center. A Memorial service will be held Friday, December 28, 2018 at Range Funeral Home in Hibbing at 1:00 pm with visitation beginning at noon. Pastor Rod Tuomi will officiate. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Hibbing.
Connie grew up in Hibbing, graduating from Hibbing High School in 1956. She married Al Dropps on October 26, 1957 in Hibbing. Following their marriage, they moved to Bremerton, Washington and Long Beach, California before moving back to Minnesota in 1965, where they raised their family. Connie enjoyed sewing, crocheting and knitting. She especially loved her time with her family. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Connie was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Etta (Nohrenberg) Werth; sister, Myra Dropps; and 4 brothers, Dale Werth, Victor Werth, Steven Werth and an infant brother.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Al Dropps; children, Nadine Kantola of Hibbing, Wanda (John) Taray of Cherry, Brenda (Jeff) Lindquist of Alaska, and Roy Dropps of Hibbing; 13 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; sister, Rosetta (Tom) Rynes of Chisholm; brother, Darrel Werth of Pennsylvania; and numerous nieces and nephews