Constance Mary Vaughn, better known as Connie, entered the gates of heaven on August 14, 2021. She was 90 years old. She was born August 20, 1930 in San Luis Valley Colorado. Daughter of the late Beatrice and Daniel Gallegos. As a teenager, Connie lived in a nunnery while working at a hospital in Colorado Springs. In July of 1951 she married Robert Vaughn Sr and moved to Missouri where she raised six of her children. She was a parish member of St. Patrick's Church for 64 years and her strong catholic faith has been passed on to her family. Connie worked as a housekeeper at the Best Western Hotel in Wentzville for 20 years. In her later years she volunteered at the Green Lantern Senior Center. She enjoyed bingo, bunko, coffee and sharing stories of her life. Her greatest joy was sharing her love with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by children Robert (Katie) Vaughn Jr, Michael Vaughn, Linda Reller, and Paula (Doug) House. Sister Bernice Young and brothers Sammy Gallegos, Arthur Gallegos, and Tony Gallegos. Nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by husband Robert Vaughn Sr. Children Connie Vaughn, Jimmy Vaughn, Roberta Graves, and son-in-law Jim Reller. Sisters Irene Maes and Sophie Martinez. Brothers Nicky Gallegos and Alonzo Gallegos.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made payable to St. Patrick Catholic Church OR Donor's Choice; in care of Pitman Funeral Home, PO Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.