In Memory of

Connie Faye Biberdorf

June 23, 1949 - April 25, 2019
From: Cherokee, IA

Connie Faye (Smith) Biberdorf was born on June 23, 1949, a child of Manfred and Hildegard Smith of Cherokee. She attended boarding school at Marty Mission High School in Wagner, SD.

 On October 11, 1969, Connie Smith and Delbert Biberdorf were united in marriage at The Methodist Church in Quimby, IA. They made their home in Cherokee. Connie spent many years at home with the children, but also worked at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center and the Hy-Vee Distribution Center. She loved camping, cooking,  casinos and any time spent with family and friends.

 She will lovingly be remembered by her children, Paul (Shannon) Biberdorf of Lincoln, NE, Laura Biberdorf of Fort Dodge, IA and Laci Thompson ( Chris Hoover) of Moorland, IA and grandchildren Brody and Blythe Biberdorf, Amari Bonner and Tony and Julie Thompson. Also, siblings Rosie Hanson, Kenny (Wanda) Smith, Robert Smith, Patty (Gary) Gleason, Edward Smith, Louie (Vickie) Smith, Linda Lumbert, Michael Smith, Judy (Jeff) Miller and in-laws Frank Clymens, Donnie (Karen) Biberdorf and David (Roberta) Biberdorf and many special nieces and nephews.

 She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years Delbert Biberdorf, her parents Manfred and Hildegard Smith, mother and father-in-law Oscar and Vera Biberdorf, brothers Manfred (Fred) Smith, Jr. and James Smith, sister-in-law, Deanna Clymens; brother-in-law Robert (Bob) Hanson, uncle Henry Hanson, aunt Alice Hanson and niece Trudy Denery.  

Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Pastor Cris Decious
Public visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Friday night at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
"Amazing Grace"

Quimby Cemetery
Quimby, Iowa


Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 1:02 PM
I am sorry for your loss. There was a day I stood in your kitchen and your mom told me I was strong enough to do whatever I wanted. First time anyone told me I was capable. She was a strong woman and I always admired her.
- Veronica Plowman (Roni Small)
Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:01 AM
“Paul and Lacy, Carl and I were saddened to hear about the passing of your mom. Great memories working with your dad at Wilson's, and sitting around the table after fishing or ice fishing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
- Dee Waddell Meyer
Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:01 AM
“Our thoughts, prayers and hearts go out to all of you. She was a great neighbor and a good mom to all us neighbor kids.”
- Vanessa Rohwer
Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:01 AM
“So sorry about the passing of our sweet Connie. We loved her very much and always enjoyed the time we were able to spend with her. Enjoyed playing Cribbage with her. She is going to be greatly missed by everyone who knew her. She was a gentle soul and a wonderful wife to Delbert and a great mother to Paul, Laura and Laci and a loving grandma to all her grandchildren and granddog. On the up-side, she isn't suffering anymore and she's with those she loved who have gone before her and they are all safe in the arms of a loving God.”
- Roberta Biberdorf
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 10:04 AM
“Our sympathies goes to her family. I enjoyed working with Connie at Sioux Valley. She was funny and fun to be around. I will miss seeing her around town. ”
- Mary Johnson
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 10:04 AM
“Rest Easy, Connie!! Keep playing until you hit the Big Jackpot up there!!!
- Ron and Jan
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 10:04 AM
“Our thoughts, prayers and hearts go out to all of you. Connie will be missed, she was a great neighbor.”
- Karen Reusch
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 10:04 AM
“I’m sorry about the loss of your mother Laura,she was a great lady”
- Melissa Eberly
Monday, April 29, 2019 at 3:43 PM
“Connie was such a sweetheart, I have very fond memories of her while we both worked at the hospital. She was always so kind. My thoughts and prayers go out to her loving Family and Friends, God's Blessings to you all. ”
- Kris Watts Meins
Monday, April 29, 2019 at 3:43 PM
“So sorry to hear about Connie.She was a kind and funny lady. She will be missed by many! Sue Roberts”
- Sue Roberts
Monday, April 29, 2019 at 9:31 AM
“My heart, thoughts, and prayers are with you all. Connie will be missed. She was one of a kind. A was wonderful friend, neighbor, parent, ”
- Peggy VanCleave Harlow
Monday, April 29, 2019 at 9:31 AM
“Our family is thinking of you during this very difficult time. Know that she is with Delbert and Deanna and safe in the arms of the Lord. May your hearts heal and your memories be enjoyable ones. She was a wonderful Wife, Mother, Grandma and Aunt, she will be truly missed by all who knew her. If you need any thing, please let us know. ”
- Nanette Hornby
Monday, April 29, 2019 at 9:31 AM
“We send our deepest sympathy to the Biberdorf family for the great loss of your mother. She will be greatly missed by many...”
- Shirley & Otto Felske
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