Marjorie M. Conn

Marjorie M. “Marge” Conn, 81, of Winamac, IN passed away on Monday, November 8, 2021 at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport, IN.  She was born on October 13, 1940 in Knox, IN to the late Arthur and Florence Elizabeth “Betty” [Hanson] Hoffman.  After graduating from Winamac High School in 1958, she attended classes at Ball State University.  Prior to returning to Winamac, Marge briefly lived and worked in Chicago, IL.  She married the love of her life, Robert E. “Bunny” Conn, on October 22, 1960 at the Methodist Church in Winamac.  Bunny passed away on December 22, 2020.  They raised two sons and were blessed with two grandsons as well as seven great grandchildren. 

First and foremost, Marge was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.  She served a teacher’s aide for several years at Guidance Nursery School in Winamac.  She also served numerous years as the Administrative Assistant at the Winamac First United Methodist Church. 

Marge was a longtime member of the Winamac First United Methodist Church where she served on numerous boards, committees and as a Sunday school teacher.  She also served several years the secretary of the Winamac Alumni Association. 

Marge enjoyed spending time with her family and friends as well as traveling to St. Joseph, MI and Orange Beach, AL.  She also enjoyed reading and had a passion for sharing her Christian faith.  Marge will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. 

 

She is survived by:

Brad (Judi) Conn, Winamac, IN Son

Jason (Stacey) Dunderman, Grandson

Austin (Heather) Dunderman, Grandson

7 Great Grandchildren: Katie, Adeline, Lucy, Lizzy, Alek, Natalie, and Jason

Arthur (Barb) Hoffman, Jr., Winamac, IN Brother

Howard Hoffman, Rochester, IN Brother

Betty Jean Reinhold, Francesville, IN Sister

Tom (Linda) Hoffman, Asheboro, NC Brother

Dan (Dawn) Hoffman, Charlotte, MI Brother

Several Nieces and Nephews

 

Preceded in death by:

Arthur and Florence Elizabeth “Betty” [Hanson] Hoffman, Parents

Robert E. “Bunny” Conn, Husband

Brian D. Conn, Son

John Hoffman, Brother

 

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

 

Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery (McKinley Addition) in Winamac, IN. 

 

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Brian D. Conn Memorial Scholarship at the Community Foundation of Pulaski County. 

 

Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.

 

Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.