Age 64, of White Bear Lake Died Peacefully on Christmas Eve Survived by mother Carol, son Benjamin Biddle, brother Frank (Sue), sisters Gerry and Lynn (Craig Kent), and niece Katherine Glover. Preceded in death by her father Benjamin. Connie came of age when opportunities for women were limited and partly because of that was devoted to issues of peace and justice. She was an MBA and CPA and used those skills in volunteer work, especially for Women Against Military Madness. She found ways every day to work for a better world and was open, fearless and devoted to all that was important in her life. She was tireless and engaged people with her good humor, warmth and amiability, and even those who disagreed with her viewpoints left as friends. Memorial service at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, White Bear Lake United Methodist Church, 1851 Birch St., (east side of Hwy 61 at County Road F). Memorials preferred to Women Against Military Madness and Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance.
Published in Pioneer Press from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2012