Connie Jo Koch

Connie Jo Koch, 59, Russell, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, at Russell Regional Hospital.

She was born Oct. 12, 1961, in Russell to Robert Lee and Sharon Maxine (Jones) Hilgenberger. She grew up in Russell and graduated from Russell High School. She married James P. Koch on May 3, 2006, in Russell. She was a certified nursing assistant at Wheatland Nursing Center.

Survivors include her husband, of the home; a daughter, Miranda Coleman, Russell; and her mother, Russell.

A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; burial of the ashes will follow in Russell City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.

Posted online on December 09, 2020