June 19, 1958 ~ February 7, 2016
Connie J. Dillow, 57, passed away Feb. 7, 2016. Survived by her children, Austin Dillow of Pueblo, Jessica (John) Bradburn of Pueblo West; mother, Jeanne Dillow of Pueblo; loving companion of 17 years, Renard Ortiz, and his children, Krystal (Ian) Conlon and R. J. Ortiz; siblings, Suzan Phillips, Patty Crowder, Carol (Bill) Phillips, Charlie (Tom) Ghidotti and Lisa Martin. Also survived by special friends of the Dillow and Ortiz families, Kathy (Scott) Smith, Paige (Dave) Wilkinson, Evie Ortiz, Marvalee Rumsey; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her father, Randy Dillow. Connie was born on June 19, 1958, in Pueblo. She taught in Pueblo School District No. 60 for over 32 years. She was an outdoor enthusiast and lived for fishing. She loved her three dogs, interior decorating, running and had a green thumb, especially in her flower gardens. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Celebration of life, 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at Pueblo Christian Center, 1605 S. Pueblo Blvd. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com.