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Ida May Parks Conrad
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1914
North Orwell
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 2003
Sayre
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA

Census of 1920 Rome, Bradford, PA
Ray B Parks 34
Mary E Parks 28
George E Parks 8
Ida May Parks 5
Marian E Parks 4
Nina B Parks 3
Genevia A Parks 0-5/12

Census of 1930 Rome, Bradford, PA
Ray Parks 44
Mary E Parks 38
George E Parks 18
Ida May Parks 16
Marrie Parks 15
Nina B Parks 13
Geneva Parks 10

Social Security Death Index
Name: Ida May Conrad
Last Residence: 14580 Webster, Monroe, NY
Born: 6 Feb 1914
Died: 25 Oct 2003

IDA MAY PARKS CONRAD, 89, A LIFE LONG RESIDENT OF Bradford County, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003 at the Robert Packer Hospital. She was the devoted wife of Dr. George Ledyard Conrad, a well known retired Veterinarian in Rome. Ida May was born on February 6, 1914 in Windham Twp., near North Orwell, at the home of her parents, Ray Briton Parks and Mary Eliza Allen Parks. She was a graduate of the Rome High School class of 1933 and worked at Sylvania in Towanda during World War II making radioproximity fuses for the military. In addition she worked for a neighbor and on her parent's farm until she married Dr. Conrad in 1945. Their daughter, Mary Louise, was born on January 10, 1946. Ida May took great pride in her Bradford County roots and the values she learned while being raised on a farm. She had a deep respect for the land and enjoyed growing a large vegetable garden every summer. Her love of animals prepared her for the many years she assisted her husband in his Veterinary practice. Ida May also enjoyed researching and collecting family history and contributed to preserving the heritage of Bradford County. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and a friend who will be truly missed. Her kind words and good deeds will be long remembered by those who knew her. Ida May is survived by her husband of 58 years, Dr. George Ledyard Conrad. A daughter and son-in-law; Mary Louise and Richard Tuhro of Webster, N.Y.; her grandsons; Matthew Conrad Tuhro and his wife Kimberly of Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan; Douglas Richard Tuhro of Webster, N.Y.; her sisters, Geneva and her husband Marc Terziev, of Syracuse, N.Y.; Nina Helm of Quarryville, Pa; sister-in-law; Isadore Phillips Parks; several nieces and nephews also survive. Ida May was predeceased by her brother George Edgar Parks on November 8, 1988 and a sister Marian Elizabeth Schwartz on March 25, 2003. Funeral services and a celebration of Ida May's life will be held on Wednesday, October 29, 2003 at 11 am at the Sutfin Funeral Chapel, 273 S. Main St., Nichols, N.Y., with Rev. K. Ben Robinson, Pastor of the United Methodist Church, Rome, officiating. Interment will follow in the Rome Cemetery. A period of visitation and sharing memories will be held on Tuesday, October 28th from 2-4 p.m. at the Sutfin Funeral Chapel and on Wednesday, October 29th from 10 am until the time of the service at 11 at the chapel. Those who wish may kindly consider a memorial contribution to the Windham Ambulance, c/o Mrs. Anna Bowen, RR2, Box 63A, Rome, PA or the Bradford County Historical Society, 21 Main St., Towanda, PA in loving memory of Ida May Parks Conrad. –Towanda Daily Review.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ray Briton Parks (1885 - 1962)
  Mary Eliza Allen Parks (1891 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  George Ledyard Conrad (1917 - 2007)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Edgar Parks (1911 - 1988)*
  Ida May Parks Conrad (1914 - 2003)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rome Cemetery
Rome
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: LDR
Record added: Dec 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82319443
Ida May <i>Parks</i> Conrad
Added by: richard tuhro
 
Ida May <i>Parks</i> Conrad
Added by: LDR
 
 
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