A funeral service celebrating the life of Connie Krebs, 71 of Thornville was held January 16, 2017, at the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Services, with Lew Hildreth officiating. Burial followed at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery in Thornville.
Connie was born to Mr.& Mrs. Roy Helser. After graduating from The Ohio State University, she taught Home Economics in the Newark City Schools for over 26 years. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church on Linnville Road.
She was a 4-H advisor and participated in the Licking County Home Economics Association. She enjoyed traveling, painting, sewing, cooking family dinners and going for walks. She also loved growing tomato plants.
She is preceded in death by her father.
She is survived by her loving family: husband of 49 years, Weldon; daughters, Michelle Chavanne, Erin (Rusty) Davis and Jeanette (Brad) Riffle; her grandchildren, Audrey, Katelyn and Barrett; her mother, Helen; and nine grand dogs.
Memorial contributions may be made to Fairhope Hospice at 282 Sells Rd, Lancaster, OH 43130.
The Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation services of Thornville are honored to care for the Krebs family.