St. George, Utah; Connie Gardner 95 passed at 4:25 Thursday 14 October. Born 14 July 1926 Preston Idaho to Joseph Edwin Cole and Gwendolyn Evans and married Joseph Charles Gardner 22 October 1946 in Boise Idaho.
She grew up in Northern Cache Valley in Idaho. She was a very involved teacher lastly of reading in Dixie Middle School. Her lifelong interests were hunting and flyfishing an avid outdoorswoman.
Her three children survive her: Delma Lynn Babcock of Texas and Washington, Connie LeAn Jensen of Boulder City Nevada and Joseph Charles Gardner Jr of St George. Her seven grandchildren she loves dearly.
She is preceded by her Husband, siblings, and parents.
There will be a viewing on Friday, October 22, 2021, 10:00 am, at Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 South Bluff Street, Saint George, Utah.
The Graveside Service and Interment will follow at the Saint George City cemetery.
Her son asks in lieu of flowers plant a tree fitting for her outdoors interests.
Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 South Bluff Street, Saint George, Utah. 435-673-2454. Family and friends are invited to sign Connie’s online guest book at