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Constance K. Bryan

June 15, 1943 - June 25, 2019


Athens, Pennsylvania

Date of Death:

June 25, 2019



Birth Date:

June 15, 1943

Birth Place:

Waverly, New York

Service Information:

Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY


Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 12 to 2 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY


Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, Pennsylvania

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Constance K. Bryan

Constance K. Bryan, 76, of Athens PA, died at her family home on Tuesday, June 25, 2019.

She was born on June 15, 1943 in Waverly, NY to the late Dr. Wiley W. Congdon I, and Mary Covey Congdon.  She was predeceased by her husband, Robert Bryan, and her brother, Wiley Jay Congdon. 

She is survived by her son, Matthew Bryan, of Athens; her nephew, Wiley Congdon of Savannah GA; her niece, Mary Congdon of Sayre; her sister-in-law, Ellie Congdon of Sayre; her brother-in-law, Richard (Carol) Bryan of Louisville, KY; along with many other special family members and friends. 

Connie graduated from Athens High School in 1961 and then attended Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA where she earned a bachelor’s degree in History.  She was employed by the Waverly School District and taught primary grades at the Chemung Elementary School for her entire career of 36 years.  She loved her students and coworkers and cherished spending time with her family and friends.  Entertaining and cooking holiday meals were some of her favorite past times as well as searching for antiques, listening to music, and going to see harness races with the Covey cousins.  She was a loving mother, aunt, friend and neighbor.  She will be dearly missed by all those who knew her. 

Friends and family may call from 12 – 2 p.m. on Saturday,  June 29, 2019 at the Blauvelt Funeral Home on 625 Broad St in Waverly, NY.  Funeral will follow at 2 p.m. at the Blauvelt Funeral Home on 625 Broad St in Waverly, NY with the Pastor Helen Learn officiating.  Burial will follow in the Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Connie’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From:  Bhavin Desai
Matt - so sorry to hear the loss of your mum.  She was a very charming and caring person.  Be strong and she is in a much better place now with her soulmate.  Deepest condolences to the entire family from us

From: Chris Cummings
Sorry for your loss.  It was a privilege to have known her for all these years.
She will be greatly missed.  May she now rest in peace.

From: Regina Allen
Matt and family: I am so sorry about your mom. She was a very nice person to know.
 Lois Allen and Tim, Dan Matt Allen families

From: Lori Cessna
Matt, as always,  you are in my thoughts and prayers. I loved your mom more than she knew. She was an extremely wonderful lady. I will never forget her pixie face or her feistiness. She will be forever missed.

From: Pat Lane
Matt, sorry to read of Connie's passing, she is at peace now, but will be missed by many. I always appreciated her comments and intellect when she contributed to our group.

From: Dick Crawford
Condolences to the families of Connie. I was a classmate and neighbor on Center St. We walked to school together for many yrs. and once and awhile I would stop and talk to her about the devastation the flooding caused.

From: Kim King Nagy
My deepest sympathy, Matt. I lost my father last fall and it is so difficult to lose a parent. I can say that I always appreciated how kind and welcoming your mother was towards our college group. Even though it’s been many years I send you my condolences, prayers and hugs.  Love, Kim and family

From: Sloane and Mel
Our hearts go out to you and you family, Matt, with the loss of your amazing mom.  She will remain a huge part of your lives,  always watching over those she loved.

From: Lori and Tim Swingle
Sorry to hear about your mother, she was such a wonderful person.  Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

From: Mary Anne Price Hughes
It has been so many years.sending sympathy to you all

From: Ashley Voorhees
I’m so very sorry for your loss! Your mom was such a great woman and I know how much she meant to you. So many fun memories with her. My heart breaks for you, but I know she’s enjoying being up there with your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you!

From: Vine Crandall
Dear Matt,
So sorry to hear about your mother. I, too, went to school with her for all twelve years. Have pleasant memories of those, as well as enjoying her company at our last few reunions.
My thoughts and sympathy are with you and your family...

From: Randy & Becky Reed
Matt, please know you are in our thoughts and prayers
So sorry for you loss
Please know that Becky enjoyed the time that she got to spend with your mom while caring for her

From: Tom Weaver
Matt, I am so sorry for your loss. I am a classmate too of your Mother. She will be missed by all who knew her. Always keep in mind how many lives she touched and helped in her teaching career. She will be remembered for many generations. God Speed good friend

From: Maricia Douglas
Sending my thoughts and prayers to all who were close to Connie.  She was such a wonderful person to be around, and I'm thankful to have known her.  So sorry for your loss.

From: Duane T Cummings
Hey Matt, she was a amazing women. I am blessed to have known her and glad my kids got to know her aswell. Please let us know if you need anything.

From: Kim M Zebley
Matt and family, I send my condolences to you and your family on your loss. We were so blessed to have seen her a few years ago when my sister passed. Connie was a treasure to those who knew her. She had a heart of gold and a smile to match. Love to all, Kim and family (cousins)

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