Constance (Connie) Nelson Gooch passed away January 18, 2014, in Bountiful. Born March 18, 1921 in Manuta, UT to Lafayette Reeder and Katie Kirsten Jensen Nelson. Connie grew up in Corrine. After graduating from Box Elder High School, she attended Utah State University where she met her future husband, Rex I. Gooch. They were married May 29, 1941 in the Logan LDS Temple and resided, for most of their married life, in Rigby, ID., where Connie loved teaching school.
Two of her children, Don and Linda, 11 grandchildren, and 32 great-grandchildren survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, 7 siblings, her husband, one son (Brent) and a son-in-law.
Graveside services were held for this beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend on January 25, 2014 in the Rigby Pioneer Cemetery prior to interment. Online guest book at www.russonmortuary.com.