|
|
|
Wayne Post
  • Conklin, Carl A.

  • Newark — Conklin, Carl A., 77, died Thursday, April 11, 2013 at the Wayne County Nursing Home.

    • email print
  • Newark — Conklin, Carl A., 77, died Thursday, April 11, 2013 at the Wayne County Nursing Home.
    Calls were held from 4 to 6 p.m. April 14 at the Paul L. Murphy and Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller St., Newark. Father Felix Dalimpuo will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. April 15 at St. Michael Church. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Phelps.
    Memorials, in his name, may be made to the St. Michael Church, 401 South Main St., Newark, N.Y.
    Carl was born July 14, 1935 in Phelps, the son of late George and Beatrice Davis Conklin.  He graduated from Phelps High School and enlisted in the US Army.  Carl served with the Military Police in Korea during the Korean Conflict.  A sales agent for Prudential Life Insurance Co for over 35 years, he retired in 1994.  Carl was a communicant of St. Michael Church in Newark, a member of the Phelps American Legion, the Newark Elks Lodge and the Newark Masonic Lodge.  Carl was a Civil War Re-enactment buff.
    He is survived by his son Carl Jr. of Rochester, daughter Karen (Brian) DesCamp of Phelps; three grandchildren Adam, Benjamin and Emily DesCamp; and several nieces and nephews.   
    He was predeceased by wife Anne on October 10, 2012; and two brothers George, during the Korean Conflict, and Kenneth.
    Remembrances may be made to murphyandsonsfuneralhome.com.
      • calendar