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Connie J. Hanen, 67, of rural Ossian passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 9, 2017 surrounded by family and loved ones. She was born on February 7, 1950, a daughter of the late Charles and Lucy (Bunch) Bennett. She worked at Lutheran Hospital, at home raising her family, and as a Longaberger consultant. She was a member of Ossian United Methodist Church. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandma, sister, and aunt who treasured taking care of her family. Surviving family include her husband, Richard A. Hanen; son, Ryan (Lara) Hanen; daughter, Ashley (Tim) Clark; grandchildren, Ellee and Maci; siblings, Richard (Peggy) Bennett, Jon (Carol) Bennett, Susan (Michael) Monnot; step mother, Marge Bennett; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was preceded in passing by her brother, Larry Bennett. Funeral service will be 11:00 am on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill St., Ossian with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Ossian. Memorials may be made to Ossian United Methodist Church.