Connie Lee Knudsen

8/7/2014

Connie Lee Knudsen, 81, Russell, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at Russell Regional Hospital.

Connie Lee Knudsen, 81, Russell, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at Russell Regional Hospital.

She was born Feb. 19, 1933, in Lincoln to Lee and Esther (Cromwell) Smith. She was a 1950 graduate of Vesper High School and attended Brown-Mackie Business College in Salina.

She married Eugene Knudsen on May 24, 1953. She was a bookkeeper for Reinhart Services.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at First Congregational Church, Russell; burial in Free Mission Cemetery, Denmark.

No viewing or visitation will take place at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; family will greet guests at the church after the funeral.

Memorials are suggested to First Congregational Church in care of the mortuary.