Connie Diane Boeke passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the age of 60, surrounded by family. She was born on July 11, 1958 to Gilbert Roland Priest and Carla Janette Adams. She was loving, nurturing, quiet, compassionate, and she never met a stranger. Connie talked to anyone and everyone and would make new friends everywhere she went. She loved playing with her grandchildren and watching them at their soccer games and other activities. Connie enjoyed her life and loved her family, and she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is preceded in death by her father Gilbert Priest.
Connie is survived by her husband Randall Boeke; daughter Kristi Barnhill and husband Dean; son Travis Bailey and wife Megan; step-daughter Dani Norton and husband Tony; mother Carla Adams; grandchildren Aidan Barnhill, Kendall Barnhill, and Gwen Bailey; brother Donald Priest; and step-brother John Adams. She is also survived by numerous extended family and friends.
A visitation for friends and family will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Sterling-White Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Sterling-White Funeral Home. Interment to follow in Sterling-White Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Sterling-White Funeral Home, 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd., Highlands, Texas. In lieu of memorials, the family encourages everyone to consider registering to be an organ donor at DonateLifeTexas.org. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.sterlingwhite.com.