Constance Marie Brookens, 63, of Springfield, died at 7:10 pm, Sunday, August 27, 2017 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. She was born November 20, 1953 in Litchfield, IL to Douglas and Mary Todt Vickery.
Survivors include her two sons, Matthew (Ashlee) Brookens of Los Angeles, CA and Gregory (Roxanne) Brookens of Chicago; one sister, Sharon Nobbe of Springfield; one brother, William (Pamella) Vickery of Raymond; three nieces, Loretta (Chad) Radtke, Courtney Nobbe (Matthew Lee) and Heather Correll Vickery; two nephews, Daniel Vickery and Michael (Jessica) Vickery and several cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one nephew, Christopher Vickery.
Constance was a Registered Nurse employed by Memorial Medical Center and previously worked for SIU. She was a very spirited person and loved gardening, crafts and her dog, Gracie, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her sons.
Memorial Gathering: 2 – 4 pm, Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.
Memorial Service: 4 pm, Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield, with Reverend John Nelson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to ASPCA.