Constance FROST


"Connie" Frost

CHATHAM - Constance "Connie" Frost, 59, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014, at her home in Chatham.

She was born Dec. 11, 1954, in Springfield to the late James Maxwell and Nancy Louise Werner Gill. She graduated from Southeast High School in 1972. Connie and Gary L. Frost married Aug 12, 1999. Connie retired from AT&T in 2009, after 36 years of service.

Connie was known for her warm hospitality and selflessness. She touched more people's lives than she realized, and the memories of her life will live on forever.

Connie will be greatly missed by her husband, Gary; daughters, Beverly (James) Quinn of Springfield, Jaclynn (Tony) Walker of Urbana, and Valerie (Brian) Fox of Sidney, Neb.; stepsons, Greg Frost of Taylorville, Jarrod (Tara) Frost of Glen Carbon, and Jeremy (Brandi) Frost of Edwardsville; grandchildren: Jamie (Sean) Diehl, Kayla Walker, Erin Quinn, and TJ Walker; great-grandchild, Reagan Diehl; sisters, Janet (Keith) Anderson of Orland Park, Kan., and Ellen (Walt) Kohls of Fresno, Calif.; uncle, John Steward of Terre Haute, Ind.; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.

Her family will greet friends and share memories from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, June 1, at Sangamon Prairie Reception Center, 8855 State Rte. 4, Chatham, IL.

A celebration of Connie's life will follow at 5 p.m. on Sunday at Sangamon Prairie Reception Center, with Paula Staab Polk as funeral celebrant. Cremation rites will be accorded after services by Cremation Services of Central Illinois, Chatham. Placement of her urn will be at Camp Butler National Cemetery Columbarium.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to: Animal Protective League, 1001 Traintor Rd., Springfield, IL 62702.

Staab Polk Memorial Home in Chatham is serving the Frost family. Please visit for condolences.

Funeral Home

Staab Polk Memorial Home
8855 Route 4  Chatham, IL 62629
Published in Print in The State Journal-Register on May 31, 2014