GLEN ROCK, Pa. — (Dowling) Constance Louise Dowling Slade died peacefully on Dec. 23, 2020.
She is preceded in death by her parents Murph and Laura Dowling of Chestertown, Md. She is survived by her husband Byron Slade; her siblings, Lolly Riordan, Rob Dowling and Betty Dowling; her children and their spouses Kelly Anthony, Matthew Anthony, Kristan and Steve Droter, and Lynden and Angie Slade; and her grandchildren Ally Murray, Jack Droter, Max Droter and Wolf Droter.
Connie was a nature expert, an amazing librarian, a masterful chef, gardener, artist and was a complete delight. She was an outstanding wife, sibling and friend. She was a dynamite mother and an unwavering voice of encouragement to her children and their spouses. She was a hero to her grandchildren, who hung on her every word.
Connie was magic. She was the best. She will be remembered every day by those she loved. A party to honor Connie will be held during her favorite time of year, the spring.