Elizabeth Gertrude Conklin
Mrs. Conklin, age 91, of Midland, NC and formerly of Riverview, FL, died Thursday, October 24, 2013 at her daughter's home. Born July 19, 1922 in Cattaraugus, NY, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Thalheimer and Anna Amos Nentwig. Mrs. Conklin was a homemaker.
The memorial service to celebrate the life of Elizabeth Gertrude Conklin will be held 3:00 PM Saturday, November 2nd, at New Apostolic Church. The family will receive friends at the church immediately following the service.
Survivors include five children, Michael (Stella) Conklin of Albuerque, NM, Carolyn (Lloyd) Barrier of the home, Ronald Conklin of Pittsburg, PA, Kenneth Conklin of Midland and Gary Conklin of Stanfield, NC ; ten grandchildren; three great grandchildren; two sisters, Eleanore Stankey and Elaine (Maynard) Thompson; sister-in-law, Deon Thalheimer; and brother-in-law, Ralph Manning. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Conklin was preceded in death by her husband, Harland Edward Conklin; son-in-law, Raymond Norris Marsh; grandson, Michael Scott Conklin; and five siblings, Elsie Miller, Herbert Thalheimer, Harold Thalheimer, Elfrieda Manning and Edwin Thalheimer.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Charlotte, NC 28081.
Arrangements by Wilson & Cremation Funeral Service, 5301 Albemarle Road, Charlotte, NC 28212 (704-568-2106). Condolences may be offered at www.wilsonfuneralservices.com.