Ann ‘Annie Bird’ Pritchett Conner

Ann “Annie Bird” Pritchett Conner, 100, passed away on April 22, 2017 at the Central Montana Nursing Center, of natural causes.

Ann moved to Lewistown from Hinsdale, Illinois in July, 2007. She was preceeded in death by her husband, Dr. James A. Conner, and her three brothers, Harold, Henry and Carr Pritchett. 

She is survived by her daughter, Nora P. Conner of Anchorage, Alaska; her son, James R. (Tracy) Conner of Lewistown; three grandchildren, Cary J. (Christy) Conner; Lacy (Ryan) Works, and Kar (Dustin) Conner; seven great-grandchildren, Asher, Allison, Finnegan, Killian, Breise, Alissa and Kyrah; and many nieces and nephews scattered all over the country.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service in Hinsdale, Illinois is planned at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Central Montana Hospice or the Golfview Hills Women’s Club, 649 W. 58th St., Hinsdale, Illinois 60521.



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