Darlene Elaine Conner, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2022, at her home surrounded by her loving family from heart failure.
Born February 29, 1940 to Henry and Gladys Meisner in Greeley, Colorado. She gave her family all her heart and it finally just gave out. Her life was filled with many joys, heart aches, pain, hard work and happiness. Some of her favorite things were gardening, traveling, Tweety Bird, Elvis and music.
She married John Allen Conner on June 23, 1958. Together they had 4 children.
She is survived by her children, Christine Conner, Cathy (Jay) Clift and Denise Thompson, 9 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren. 2 great-great-grandchildren, brother, Douglas (Kathy) Meisner, sister-in-law, Pennie Meisner, numerous nieces and nephews that loved her and will miss her.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Donald Conner, grandson, Baby Daniel and 2 younger brothers.
A celebrational of life to share our memories will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Memorial Redwood Mortuary on 6500 South Redwood Road in West Jordan, Utah. Interment to follow immediately.
Life Story Info
Dear Cathy and Jay,
I understand now. So sad and sorry for your loss, but happy for Darlene’s gain and peace. I know how hard this time is for you and all of yours. May y'all find peace in Christ and feel God's love for you and your family. Your mother is with Him now and is having a joyful family reunion with all those who passed on before her.
My son David was reminded by his grandpa that birth and death are the hardest things we go through here on earth, but are very important steps in our progress back to Heavenly Father.
Thoughts and prayers are for you and with you at this difficult time. URAwesome and Uramazing. Love ya. Scott
P. S. Also, thanks for caring for her in such a loving and kind way for so many years.