Connie Lee, 77, Fargo, ND died Saturday, April 4 at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo, ND unexpectedly. Connie, the daughter of Harold and Grace Flakne, was born August 7, 1942. Growing up, her family lived in Moorhead, MN, where she attended school. On June 11, 1960, she married Jerome Lee, a marriage that lasted 59 years. Connie enjoyed crocheting, spending time with her friends and family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Connie is survived by her husband, Jerome Lee Sr. (Fargo); 3 daughters, Tammy Helgeson (Lyle), Terri Halverson (Clay), Jodi Lee; and a son, Jerome Lee Jr. (Fargo); one sister, Linda Deuel (Anoka, MN); 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Connie is preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Grace; her brother, Pete; and her grandson Jared. There will be a private family service. A Celebration of Life will be planned for Connie at a later date. Connie will be with us forever and ever in our hearts until we meet again. Love you and miss you.

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  1. Terri and family, We are very sorry for the loss of your mother and grandmother. Sending hugs and prayers.

  2. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Wife, Mom and Grandma! She was a very nice Lady and will be greatly missed.
    Penny Johnson

  3. I’m very sorry for your loss, I know she will be missed alot. I didn’t know her will but heard alot of stories. God Bless You All.

  4. Love and miss you; I remember all the times I had at the house when we would visit with my mother Dorothy.

  5. I am so sad to hear about your mother’s passing. So unexpected for all of you. You will miss her so much, but you have your memories.

  6. I love my sister and will always hold a special place for her in my heart. To the family, know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers and I truly wish I could be there today to say goodbye.

  7. I am sorry for your loss. I have known Connie and Jerome for more years than I can count and was saddened to hear of her passing. It is even harder at this time when you can’t have a service to share your grief. I will keep you all in my prayers.

  8. We are very sad to hear this sad news! Connie was always kind and cheerful – we are sorry for your unexpected and painful loss.

  9. I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. She will always be loved and cherished for all time and will live on in all the good time memories all shall share.

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