Connie Louise Pond

Connie Louise Pond

Connie Louise Pond, 62, of Gillette, Wyoming gained her angel wings Monday, November 22, 2021.

Connie Was born on December 28, 1958 in Casper, Wyoming to William Dean Powell and Virginia Lee Powell. She spent her childhood split between Illinois and Wyoming.

She married at an early age and had two daughters, Melissa and Crystal.

She remarried Michael A. Pond on June 21, 1986 and remained together for 21 years.

Connie always enjoyed the outdoors going camping, fishing and riding motorcycles, especially with family. She was an exceptional cribbage player and cosmetologist, but her favorite title was “Grandma”.

Connie is survived by her daughters Melissa D. Stiles (Terry) of Kemmer, WY; Crystal Byram (Evan) of Gillette, WY; brothers Larry Ide of Texas; Jack Ide (Linda) of Texas; and Steve Powel (Shirley) of Cheyenne, Wyo; thirteen grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; daughter-niece Tanya Bryan (Cathy) of Iowa and many more nieces and nephews as well as several great nieces and nephews.

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Mom was a loving and caring person, who called everyone around her “Family”. She loved them with all her heart and soul. A date for the celebration of life is yet to be determined.

Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Walker Funeral Home, 410 Medical Arts Ct. Gillette, Wyoming 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at


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