December 9, 1942 – September 29, 2013
Connie K. Golic, age 70 of Centerville, Iowa, passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 at the Centerville Nursing and Rehab Center in Centerville.
Connie was born in Centerville to James J. and Helen (Hamilton) McAninch. After graduating from Centerville High School in 1962, she married Gary Adams and moved to Kirksville, MO. Gary was killed in a car accident in 1966. She moved back to Iowa where she met and married Gary K. Golic on October 7, 1967.
Connie first worked at Kirksville Missouri Printing Company. She later worked for Chariton Valley Medical Clinic and Iowa Southern Utilities. Connie spent the last twenty seven years of employment as the first female deputy for the Appanoose County Sherriff’s Office. She was a member of the East Pleasant Church of Christ, Cincinnati, Iowa and Iowa Sheriff’s Deputy’s Association.
She loved country music and country dancing.
Connie is survived by her husband of 46 years, Gary. Also surviving are two children, Gary D. (Leeanna) Golic of Centerville, and Sheila R. (Jason) Walker of Mapleton, IL; three grandchildren, Stephen D. Golic of Centerville, Corwin J. Walker and Spencer Walker of Mapleton, IL. (the three loves of her life); her mother, Helen McAninch; and a brother, Max (Jo) McAninch both of Ocala, Florida.
She was preceded in death by her father James J. McAninch; and an infant son.
Funeral services will be held 10AM Thursday, October 3, 2013 at the Lange Funeral Home & Crematory, Centerville, Iowa with Pastor Eric Hoover officiating. Friends may call all day Wednesday, October 2, 2013 with the family present at the funeral home from 6-8PM. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Cincinnati, Iowa. A memorial has been established to the Appanoose County Little League Association and may be left or mailed to the Lange Funeral Home & Crematory, 1900 South 18th St, Centerville, Iowa 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com.Information provided by: Lange Funeral Home 1900 South 18th Street Centerville, IA 52544 www.langefh.com