Passed away Friday, June 30, 2017 at her home in Otsego. She was born November 25, 1948 in Hastings the daughter of Ron and Marilyn (Tebo) Rivers. She had worked as a bookkeeper for Learn & Play Preschool and had also worked at Parker Hannifin, was a hospice worker and nurse's aide. In her spare time she enjoyed gardening, camping, quilting and spending time with her grandchildren. On October 14, 1989 in Otsego she married Tom Dutton who survives. Also surviving are her children, Chip (Tina) Austin and Guy (Tricia) Austin; grandchildren, Louie (Tina), Tyler (Taylor), Ashley and Jacob; great-grandchildren, Bailey, Abbigail and Sydney; mother, Marilyn; step-father, Grover DeForest; sister, Vicki Stegall; brother, Joe DeForest; mother-in-law, Patsy Dutton, brothers and sisters-in-law, Dave (Jackie) Dutton and Kathy (Larry) Meert along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Ron; step-mother, Dorothy; first husband, Cliff Austin Sr.; sister, Cinda Burcham and brother, Doug Rivers. Friends may visit with Connie's family starting at 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 A.M. with Celebrant, Bill Rose officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego. Contributions in memory of Connie may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice of Allegan. Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.