|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1904|
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 1983|
The Traer Star-Clipper, Traer, Iowa, 17/18 August 1983.
Services for Carmi M. Conner, 79, of 712 Elm Street, Traer, will be Friday, Aug. 19, at 10:30 a. m. at Overton Funeral Home in Traer, with Rev. Richard Nikolaisen officiating. Burial is in Buckingham
Cemetery. He died Tuesday night, Aug. 16 at his home.
Carmi Conner was born Jan. 17, 1904, at Traer, a son of Daniel and Belle (Parsons) Conner. He received his education in Traer, graduating from Traer High School in 1921. He continued his education at the
Cedar Rapids Business College and the Marshalltown Barber College, then began barbering with his father in Traer, and later with a brother.
He married Ruth Tanner March 10, 1939 at Waterloo, and they made their home in Fairfax until 1942, where he operated a barber shop and pool hall. In 1942 they moved to Waterloo, where he worked at Rath
Packing Company until his retirement in 1965. In 1968 they moved to Traer.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth of Traer; a daughter, Mrs. Paul (Candy) Fleming of Traer; one grandson; and a sister, Marjorie O'Malley of Mechanicsville.
Funeral organist is Mrs. Carl Wilson. Serving on the flower committee are Mary Hurd, Chris Fausch and Cherly Morrison.
Casket bearers are Tom Hurd, Craig Aswegan, Paul Fleming, Steven Fausch, Bill Morrison and Don Patten.
Created by: Couple of Gravers
Record added: Nov 06, 2010
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