Constance 'Connie' Lanners
Constance “Connie” Lanners, 75, of Marshall, formerly of St. Leo, died on Friday, May 3, 2019, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.
Mass of Christian Burial for Connie will be Thursday, May 9 at 11 a.m. at St. Leo Catholic Church.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 8 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. with a Rosary at 4 p.m. and a parish Prayer Service at 7 p.m. at the church.
Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will take place following the service in the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery.
Constance JoAnn (King) Lanners was born March 22, 1944, in Canby to Lawrence and Caroline (Kamrath) King.
Connie grew up and attended school in Canby. On September 9, 1961, she was united in marriage to Gilbert Lanners at St. Leo Catholic Church.
Connie helped farm all her life, in addition to working for a time at Innovex in Montevideo and various other jobs.
The couple moved to Marshall in 1997, where Connie was active at the Adult Community Center. She will be remembered for her love of any and all card games.
Connie is survived by her son David of St. Leo; daughter Ann of Marshall; mother Caroline King of Canby; sister Barb (the late Robert) Fry of St. Leo; brother Billy (Linda) King of St. Leo; sister-in-law Linda King of St. Leo; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Connie was preceded in death by her husband Gilbert; her father Lawrence King, brother Mike King, nephews Harlan Fry and Joe King.