Connie Sue Bergstrom Tait passed away surrounded by her children on February 17, 2018. She was born April 27, 1941, to Woodrow and Nettie Griffiths in Beaver, Utah, where she spent her childhood.
Connie married Fred Eric Bergstrom July 9, 1958, in Beaver, Utah, and their marriage was later solemnized in the St. George LDS Temple. Connie and Fred were happily married for 42 years until his untimely passing in September 2000. After Fred’s passing, Connie married Ferrol Staheli Tait in 2003. The two were married for 13 years before his death on January 22, 2017.
Connie was a devout member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and held many callings over her lifetime. Some of Connie’s hobbies included canning, quilting, and gardening, but her true passion in life centered on her involvement with her 100 plus grandchildren.
She is survived by her two sisters Patsy Ann (Andy Johnson) and Linda Kay (Spence Eyre); two brothers Gary (Tammy) Griffiths and Terry (Lucy) Griffiths; her three children Tresia Sue (Richard) Phelps, Bret (Amy) Bergstrom, and Bart (Alisa) Bergstrom; Ferrol’s children Kristine (Cortney) Clove, Nadine (Curtis) Day, LuWenn (Alan) Jones, Nathan (Sherri) Tait, Royden (Jennifer) Tait, Juleen Allred, Jennifer (Todd) Hess, Rosalene (Joseph) Pacini.
Connie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Fred Eric Bergstrom, husband Ferrol Staheli Tait, brothers Sterling T. Griffiths and Steven Ray Griffiths.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Enoch Homestead Ward building (1390 East Midvalley Road, Enoch, UT). A viewing was held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at Southern Utah Mortuary (190 North 300 West, Cedar City, UT). On Wednesday, February 21, the viewing will be held at the Church from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in Enoch, UT. Interment will be in the Enoch Cemetery under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary. Online condolences can be made at www.sumortuary.com.