November 27, 1930 - June 2, 2017


Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Country Manor Chapel in Sartell for Connie Wilson, age 86, who passed away at Country Manor Health Care and Retirement Center in Sartell on June 2, 2017. Chaplain Adam Sohre will officiate and burial will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. Friends and family may call after 9:30 a.m. at Country Manor Chapel on Wednesday. Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids.

Connie was born on November 27, 1930 in Aberdeen, South Dakota to Percy and Gladys (Geldmacher) Opdycke. She was married to Paul Wilson on June 14, 1952. Connie was a secretary at St. Cloud State University in the Psychology department. She was involved with the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and cared for her sorority sisters dearly. Connie enjoyed bowling, traveling, reading and camping. She was a social person and loved to play FARKLE and Bridge with her many friends. Most of all, Connie loved her family.

Connie is survived by her children, Peggy (Gary) Schupp of Sauk Rapids, Jeffrey (Elizabeth) Wilson of Ramsey, Steven (Lisa) Wilson of Eau Claire, WI., Lisa (Daniel) Brummer of Dallas, TX.; sisters, Eloise Over of Stillwater, OK., and Jean Jackson of St. Paul; six grandchildren and one great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Paul in 1983.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Country Manor and St. Croix Hospice for the awesome care that was given to Connie and the wonderful care and support given to her family.