Connie Lee Hill, 68, passed away in her home Thursday, July 4, 2013, after a short but intense battle with cancer.
Connie was born Aug. 21, 1944, in Provo, Utah.
She married Alton Lee Hill on Sept. 5, 1964. They moved 24 times in 48 years, supporting Al in his Navy and oilfield construction careers.
Connie was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served as ward Relief Society president in four locations. She and Al served missions in France from 2005 to 2007, and Australia from 2011 to 2013, which she loved. She also served as a temple worker in both the Houston, Texas, and Ogden, Utah, Temples.
Connie most enjoyed being a mother. She made amazing quilts, loved knitting and cooking. She continued her learning even after her boys had grown, earning an associate's medical technician degree in 1998.
Connie is survived by her husband, Alton; six sons, Lee (Sicily) of Saratoga Springs, Utah, Wayne of Seattle, Peter (Christi) of Orem, Utah, Daniel (Ashley) of Sugarland, Texas, Brian of Denton, Texas, and Jeffrey (Jennie) of Provo, Utah; and six beautiful grandchildren, Kysa, Carson, Aidan, Jade, Sapphire and Marley. She is also survived by six brothers, Terry (Diane) Peterson, Brent (Jill) Peterson, Ralph (Lori) Peterson, Mark (Sue) Peterson, Kevin (Bridget) Peterson and Brad Maughan; sister, Dixie Shaw; and mother, Jean Peterson.
She was predeceased by her father Ralph Peterson; biological mother, Wanda Cambell Bartholomew; brother, Douglas Maughan; and sister, Debbie Shroyer.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 9, at the Mountain View LDS Ward, 2620 E. 8200 South in South Weber, Utah. Friends may visit the family from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Leavitts Mortuary, 836 36th St., and from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday prior to services at the ward. Graveside services will be held at noon Wednesday, July 10, at Ucon City Cemetery in Ucon, Idaho.
Online condolences may be made at www.leavittsmortuary.com.