Alita R. Connell

Alita R. Connell, 73, of Bethany, Okla., went to meet her savior on Oct. 8, 2018.

Alita, a loving mother, sister and grandmother, is survived by her daughters Lara Connell Ragland and Cathy Connell Clines, sister Marilyn, and four grandchildren. She was employed by Ridgecrest Regional Hospital for more than 25 years before retiring to Oklahoma, where she was an active member of Christ Our Redeemer Anglican Church.

Visitation was held in Oklahoma City. Celebration of Life services were held Oct. 20.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Christ Our Redeemer “Living Stones” 204 SW 104th St., Oklahoma City, OK 73139, to promote church growth and reach people with the transforming love of Jesus Christ.

— Submitted by the family of Alita Connell

Story First Published: 2018-11-02