Beloved wife, mother, sister and grandma, Constance “Connie” Mangseth Birdsall died peacefully in her home on June 30, 2019. Connie grew up in Coleraine, Minnesota. and was a 1963 graduate of Greenway High School. Connie was blessed with a deep love for God, family, friends and those in need. Connie was very active in volunteer work and the Tuolumne Aquatics Masters and competed in the Senior Olympics.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Otto and Edna Mangseth, brother Orrin and brother-in-law, Roger Pawson. She leaves behind her devoted husband, Rodger, of 55 years; her cherished sons, Kenneth (Allison) of San Jose, CA, and Scott (Tara) of Lake Oswego, OR.; her adoring grandchildren; Sara, Ashley, Mitchell, Brooke, Kate, and Conor; her sister Judy Mangseth Pawson, brother Boyd (Dode) Mangseth, brother Kurt (Lynn) Mangseth and many loving in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Join us for a celebration of Connie’s life at Stevenson Funeral Home, 2067 1st Street West, Dickinson, ND 58601 on August 9th at 9:30 a.m., followed by internment at North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, 1825 46th Street, Mandan, ND. In lieu of flowers, the family requests the contributions in Connie’s honor be made to P.E.O., Chapter LH, c/o Suzanne Williamson, 19560 River Birch Ct. #18, Sonora, CA 95370