October 26, 1934 ~ August 22, 2021

Born in: Pueblo, CO
Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Barbara Louise Conn, 86, departed this life on August 22, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Pueblo, Colo. on October 26th 1934, daughter of Stephen and Elma Pritchard. Graduated High School from Rye, Colo. She was a school bus driver for District 70, worked at Rye Home Credit Union and retired from Colorado National Bank in Pueblo, where she enjoyed many friendships with her co-workers. She enjoyed playing Canasta weekly where she developed lifelong friendships. Barbara married Alex Conn in Las Vegas, Nev. on September 10, 1989. They loved to travel and were fortunate enough to have been able to do extensive traveling in the United States, Canada, the Baltic, Mediterranean countries and Europe. She has warmed many hearts over the years and will be greatly missed.

Preceded in death by husband, Alex Conn; parents, Stephen & Elma Pritchard; three brothers, Gerald, John and David Pritchard; and one sister, Pat Mason.

Survived by her children, Ralph (Pam) Medill, Gary (Joy) Medill and Marilyn (Rick) Williams; stepson, Kenneth (Amie) Conn; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Graveside service, 11 a.m. on Monday, August 30th, 2021, at Brookside Cemetery, Rye, Colo.  Memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1920 Valley Dr, Pueblo, CO 81008


Graveside Service: August 30, 2021 11:00 am

Brookside Cemetery

Rye, CO 81069


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  1. CandleImageMarilyn, Gary, and Ralph, we are saddened to learn of your mom’s passing. We’re praying for comfort and peace for all of you.

  2. Our condolences to Barbara’ family. Barbara was a great friend and neighbor, and will be greatly missed.

  3. CandleImageI will always remember Great Aunt Barbara’s wonderful smile and laugh. I will miss visiting her when we would come to CO.

  4. CandleImageDeepest sympathy. Remembering Barbara as a loving and caring friend. Enjoyed playing Canasta with her. She was always positive and accepting of her illness. May she rest in peace.
    Betty Barbera

    Deepest sympathy to Barbara’s family.
    Remembering her as a loving and caring friend. She

  5. Please accept my sincere condolences for the passing of your dear mother and my bowling ftiend Barbara. I have many great memories with her and Ellen. God bless!

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