|Connie Sue ACKLEY was born on 2 July 1958 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States.40 She died on 26 December 1960 at the age of 2 in Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, United States.40 Her Obituary appeared in the Fairfield Daily Ledger on 27 December 1960 in Fairfield, Jefferson , Iowa Local Rites For Child|
Connie Sue ACKLEY, granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. George ACKLEY of Fairfield, died Monday at University hospitals in Iowa City with her Christmas doll beside her.
Connie Sue's only Christmas wish was a large doll, which she received from her father, Donald ACKLEY of Davenport, a few days ago. The child had been ill with cancer for the past year.
Last rites will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Weston Behner Funeral home in charge of the Rev. J. Roland Crandall. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery.
Connie Sue's illness was first diagnosed as cancer on Christmas day, 1959. At that time doctors gave her only six months to live. She was cared for by her grandparents during the periods she was able to be out of the hospital.
Connie Sue was born July 2, 1958 at Davenport (sic. Iowa). Her parents were divorced a few months after her birth. In addition to her father and grandparents, she is survived by one sister, Donna Jean, 5. She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Fairfield, Jefferson , Iowa.40 Plot: 4th.012