Connie Jolene Sabin, of Nevada, the daughter of Jerry and Sheila Sabin was born December 14, 1967, and her journey in this life ended March 11, 2019, at the age of 51 surrounded by her family at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa.

Connie married James Ball of Ames, IA on July 7, 1995, together they had two children, Ross and Tom.

Connie is survived by her children: Ross and Tom Ball of Nevada; her former husband, James Ball of Nevada; her father, Jerry Sabin of Nevada; her brother, David Sabin and his wife Amy; two nephews of Green Bay, WI; as well as many aunts and cousins. Connie was preceded in death by her mother, Sheila Sabin and her grandparents.

After graduating from Nevada High School in 1986, Connie attended cosmetology school in Ames, IA and worked many years in that field. Connie was a member of the Air National Guard of Iowa from October 1991 until January 1993. Connie worked for Iowa State University for 22 years in the Human Resources Department.

The family has chosen to have an intimate gathering with family at a later date. There will be no public service.

Rasmusson Funeral Home in Nevada is handling arrangements.