Elizabeth L. Freiburger (Betty) Conn, age 92, of Aurora Missouri, passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at the Aurora Nursing Center. She was born to Henry and Mary (Mais) Freiburger on November 18, 1925, in Kansas City Missouri. As a child she moved to Verona, Missouri, where she graduated high school.
She married Eugene Conn on June 16, 1947. He preceded her in death on August 18, 2007.
She was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Aurora. She worked as a cook for the Aurora Schools for many years. She enjoyed fishing, camping and working her gardens. But her greatest joy was raising their eight children.
Betty is survived by her children, Steve Conn of Howe, Texas, Donna (Nels) Crawford of Drexel, Missouri, Thomas (Kathy) Conn, John (Barbara) Conn all of Aurora, David (Dale) Conn of Lakewood, Colorado, Tony (Kathy) Conn, Charles Conn and Mark (Brenda) Conn all of Aurora; 21 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; one sister Barbara Becker of Wichita, Kansas; two sisters-in-law, Jean Conn of Aurora and Jean Freiburger of Carlsbad, California and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, Henry and Mary, husband, Eugene and two brothers, Henry Jr. and Albert Freiburger preceded her in death.
A prayer service was held on Thursday, August 23, 2018, with visitation to following at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora. Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 24, 2018, at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Aurora with burial to follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.
Online condolences may be shared at www.CraftonCantrellFuneralHome.com.