Cornelia “Connie” Edith Cline, 75, of Independence, Missouri, passed away on March 26, 2011, surrounded by her family and close friends.

Cornelia “Connie” Edith Cline, 75, of Independence, Missouri, passed away on March 26, 2011, surrounded by her family and close friends.

Funeral Service will be held Saturday, April 2, 2011, at D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Noland Road Chapel, 509 S. Noland Road, Independence.

A “Celebration of Life”, in honor of Connie, will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2011, at the funeral home.

In Lieu of flowers, the family would like to suggest contributions be made to the Village House at John Knox Village, 600 NW Pryor Road, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081.