VAN WERT, Ohio — Alta D. McConn, 91, of Van Wert, died at 6:36 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Van Wert Hospital.

She was born in Riverview, Ohio, on Nov. 9, 1922, the daughter of Edward and Della (Smith) Coss.

On March 14, 1943, she married Richard L. McConn who preceded her in death April 25, 2000.


She is survived by four sons: Gary McConn of Van Wert, Charles (Robin) McConn of Ohio City, Richard (Anita) McConn and Terry (Beth) McConn, both of Ossian, Ind.; two sisters: Alice Myers of Milan, Mich., Lucille Cisar of McMechen, WVa.; one brother: Robert (Patricia) Coss of Bridgeport, Ohio; 10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her grandson: Nathan McConn, daughter-in-law: Janet McConn, and sisters: Wilma Crook and Nell Caruth.

Funeral services will be Monday, April 7, at 11 a.m. at Brickner Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Bevington officiating. Burial will follow in Ohio City Woodlawn Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 - 5 p.m. Sunday, April 6.

Preferred memorials are to the American Cancer Society.

Condolences may be left on our website, www.bricknerfuneralhome.com or sent to bricknerfuneralhome@bright.net.