Constance Freitag Mahoney Weston
September 16, 1933-January 14, 2021
Constance Freitag Mahoney Weston passed away, peacefully in her sleep, surrounded by family, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021. Born an only child in Davenport, Iowa, Connye gave birth to seven children with her husband Johnny, who passed away young in 1967, after his long illness with brain cancer.
She moved to Texas in 1976 after her marriage to Harold Weston. A year later, she led the Austin Welcome organization as President. Leveraging her career as a bookkeeper, she posted pledges for the Round Rock Presbyterian Church for twenty-six years. She also formed the Women's Guild there to raise money outside of the church's budget. They began by selling baked goods and she participated in their Meals on Wheels program for nearly twenty years.
Connye is survived by six of her seven children from her first marriage, in order of birth, Kathy Herman and her husband Steve (Grandchildren, Michelle Dorfmueller and her husband Josh, (great-grandchildren Ella, Emma and Erin), Brook Herman, and Luke Herman and his wife Natalie (great-grandchild River)), Debi Nelson and her husband Kim, Steve Mahoney, Sandy Clabough and her husband Steve, (grandchildren Cari Thorvig and her husband Erik (great-grandchild Henry), Jessy Dengler and her husband Bryan (great-grandchild Billy), and Spencer Clabough), Ed Mahoney and his wife Karen (grandchildren Brittany Wright and her husband Eric, and Elizabeth), and Nancy Mewhort (grandchildren Christi Criss and her husband Kevin, and Mindi Duckworth and her husband Danny (great-grandchild Madison)). Connye's fifth child, Diane Siwicke, preceded her in death from cancer.
From her second marriage to Harold Weston, Connye is survived by one of his two children, Shirley Weston.