Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Conklins in:
 • Riverside Cemetery
 • Oshkosh
 • Winnebago County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Edna May Fraser Conklin
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 31, 1887
Florence
Florence County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1949
Oshkosh
Winnebago County
Wisconsin, USA


MRS. CONKLIN DIES, WAS ILL SEVERAL YEARS

Mrs. Edna M. Conklin, 61,of 85 Western Avenue, passed away at 12:30 o'clock this afternoon, after several years of failing health.
Mrs. Conklin, a member of the Oshkosh Salvation Army, had been an Oshkosh resident most of her life. She was born in Florence Wis., Oct. 31 1887, and had come to this city in her youth.
Survivors are four daughters, Mrs. Robert Blechl, and Mrs. Laverne Johnson, both of Milwaukee; Mrs. Orville Rees, Oshkosh, and Mrs. Ernest Bigden, Chicago, ILL.; four sons, Wilbur and Arthur, Oshkosh, Marvin, Milwaukee, and Ralph, Minneapolis, Minn.; two sisters; Mrs. Harry Clansen and Mrs. Lafe Lusby, both of Chicago, and 16 grandchildren. A daughter, Mrs. Roman Sokilik, preceded her in death one year ago.
Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Fiss & Bills Funeral Home, with Capt. Ellis Bollwahn of the Salvation Army, officiating. Friends May call at the funeral home Sunday afternoon and evening until the time of services Monday afternoon. Burial arrangements have not been made.


Daily Northwestern, Friday, September, 23, 1949, page 4.




CONKLIN, Mrs. Edna M., 85 Western Avenue, 2 p.m. today at Fiss & Bills. Capt. Ellis Bollwahn of the Salvation Army officiating. Interment in Riverside cemetery. Musical selections were played by the Salvation Army string band, of which the deceased was a member. Pallbearers; Wilbur Conklin Jr., Robert Blechl, LaVerne Johnston, Roman Sokilic, Orville and Ernest Bigden.

Daily Northwestern, Monday, September 26, 1949, page 4.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Martin Fraser (1867 - 1941)
  Mary C. Anderson Fraser (1858 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Lewis Conklin (1881 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Wilbur Louis Conklin (1908 - 2007)*
  Mildred Marie Conklin Blechl (1910 - 1992)*
  Irene L. Johnston (1922 - 1984)*
  Marvin L Conklin (1927 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Oshkosh
Winnebago County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Robert Blechl
Record added: Mar 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67371261
Edna May <i>Fraser</i> Conklin
Added by: John Sprague
 
Edna May <i>Fraser</i> Conklin
Cemetery Photo
Added by: David G. Stuart
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service