Born June 25, 1943, in Red Lodge, Montana, Connie moved to Escalon, California in 1958, graduating in 1961 from Escalon High School. She passed away from cancer on August 3, 2015 at her home in Walnut Creek, CA.
Connie held several vocations in life, including E & J Gallo Winery, eventually retiring from EPRI, Electric Power Research Institute. Connie enjoyed long walks with her best friend Ellie Bowden at the Lafayette Reservoir, going to plays, shopping, and watching the Giants, Warriors, and 49ers.
Preceded in death by her father Arthur V. Zuber, Connie is survived by her husband Jack Van Scyoc, her only daughter Shelley Powers, with whom she shared a special bond, her stepchildren Bradley Van Scyoc, Chelsey Van Scyoc, Heather Ogden, and Lisa Sears; and nine grandchildren. Connie is also survived by her mother, Margaret Lillian Zuber, sisters Gaynel Turner and Joy Zuber-Sumner, and brothers Arlynn, Val and Kent Zuber. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
A celebration and memorial of her life will be held on August 30, at 5 p.m. at the Rossmoor Stanley Dollar Clubhouse in Walnut Creek, CA.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Glide Memorial Church, Feed the Hungry.
The Escalon (Calif.) Times
Aug. 26, 2015