Obituary (provided by family member; publication unknown, approximately July 1-2, 1986):
Mona P. Conkle, 62, a Las Vegas resident for the past 21 years, passed away Monday, June 30, 1986, at Northeastern Regional Hospital following a brief illness.
She was born at Concho, Ariz., on March 16, 1924, and was the daughter of the late Pete and Ruth Nunez Peralta. She was united in marriage to Tommy J. Conkle on Jan. 23, 1942 at Tempe, Ariz. He survives her in the family home in Las Vegas.
Mrs. Conkle was employed at the Las Vegas Medical Center as the substance abuse counselor and worked in that capacity until her death. She was dedicated to her work at the Las Vegas Medical Center, and was highly respected for the work she did with the clients she helped.
She was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church of Las Vegas. In addition to her husband Tommy, she is survived by a son, Marc, and wife Lisa of Las Vegas; three daughters, Sharon Vander Meer and husband Dr. Robert Vander Meer, Patricia and Melissa Conkle, all of Las Vegas; two sisters, Virginia Dunn of Las Vegas, and Lucille Haines of Sulphur Springs, Texas; and four grandsons, Charles Bittinger, Seth, Stefan, and Timothy Conkle, all of Las Vegas; and numerous other relatives.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, July 3, 1986, 2:30 p.m. at the Rogers Mortuary Chapel with interment at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the Rogers Mortuary Chapel Wednesday until 9 p.m. and Thursday until time of services.
Tommy Jefferson Conkle (1924 - 2010)*
Don D. Conkle (1943 - 1963)*
Marc Steven Conkle (1951 - 2014)*
North Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: William Post
Record added: Jul 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28362000
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