In loving memory of

Connie Sue Wardenburg
July 22, 1953 - October 12, 2020

Conroy-Connie Sue Wardenburg was born July 22, 1953 in Waukon, Iowa. The daughter of Donald and Alice (Cole) Heim. She graduated from Lansing High School. Connie was united in marriage to Thomas Wardenburg on July 22, 1983 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Conroy. She has worked at the Button Factory, Target, her brother Tim's Concrete business, REA and she refinished furniture. Connie enjoyed doing word find puzzles, dancing, singing, watching (Walker Texas Ranger) and spending time with her grandchildren and family. Connie passed away with her family by her side at her home in Conroy on Monday, October 12, 2020 at the age of 67.

She is survived by her husband Tom; two children, Dawn (Jeremy) Coffman of Sunrise Beach, Missouri and Bryan (Stephanie) Gramlich of Marengo; four grandchildren, Lane Coffman, Aaron, Austin and Abby Archer, two sisters, Donna Hager of Cedar Rapids and Jeanne Farley of Cedar Rapids; two brothers, Ronnie Heim of Lansing and Tim (Kathy) Heim of Marion; a half brother, Don (Char) Heim of Waverly and a sister-in-law Rita Heim of Lansing. She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Alice Heim and two brothers, Steve and Gary Heim.

Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 am on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Conroy. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Conroy. A memorial fund has been established for the Lutheran Interparish School or the Daily Bread. Powell Funeral Home in Williamsburg is caring for services. Messages and tributes may be left at


Ann Scholz wrote on Oct 13, 2020:

"Tom and Family - So very sorry for your loss. Connie's beautiful smile and welcoming hug is something I'll always miss. Much love, Ann (Wardenburg) Scholz"

Sharyn wrote on Oct 13, 2020:

"The picture at the top of the obit is "so" the Connie that we knew years ago in Lansing-that smile. She introduced me to my hubby for these 50+ years. May her memories be your blessings, Don and Sharyn McCormick - Harpers Ferry"

Theresa Phillips wrote on Oct 13, 2020:

"Wardenburg Family - Deepest sympathy to you in the loss of Connie. As you mourn the loss of Connie, know that others mourn with you too. John & Theresa Phillips"

Stephanie Meyer Kinney wrote on Oct 13, 2020:

"Tom and family we are so sorry to hear about Connie. Our sincere condolences to all. Stephanie Meyer Kinney"

Jayne and Alex Garcia wrote on Oct 12, 2020:

"We met Connie years ago when we rented from Tom and Connie in Conroy she also worked for Alex. She was a great lady and fun to be around hugs and prayers for you all on your great loss"