Louise Condren, 79 of Bolivar, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2022, at Cox Hospital in Springfield, MO.

Louise met Theo Condren working at the lemon packing factory in California. They had two children: Rebecca (Becky) Ann, and Donald (Donny) Len. Theo & Louise moved back to Bolivar in 1961 where Louise was a homemaker while their children were very young. She then worked the next 13 years as an aide for the State Training School for the Severely Handicapped. She started a childcare service in the home in 1983. She would continue this service for the next 35 years. 

Louise was a member of the National Society of Daughters of American Revolution until her health declined. Once, she visited the National Headquarters in Washington, DC with family members and other Missouri daughters. She was a member of the Bolivar Church of Christ.

Louise is survived by her: two children, Becky (William) Walker, Donny (Cindy) Condren; grandchildren, Cody (Samantha) Walker, Travis Cole Condren, Lacey (Ryan) Stokes, Clay (Kaitlyn) Underwood; great grandchildren, Duncan Walker, Luna Walker, Easton Stokes, Weston Underwood; her siblings; brother, Bill (Fayth) McConnell; sister, Annie Keith, her brother in laws, Harold Condren, Mike (Joanna) Condren, sister in laws, Nancy McKinney, Jane (Vestal) Alexander, Ann Miles, Helen (John) Camey.

Visitation was held at Pitts Chapel on Monday, Dec. 26 at 11:00 am with services following. The burial service held after that at Greenwood Cemetery in Bolivar.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to St Jude’s.