|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1930|
|Death: ||Mar. 29, 2000|
KILBOURNE, IL - Donald Wayne Conklin, 69, of 314 N. Second died at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2000, at Mason District Hospital in Havana.
Born July 14, 1930, in Kilbourne to Leslie Ray and Flossie Charlotte Ade Conklin, he married Gloria L. Frank on Dec. 24, 1949, in Havana. She survives.
Also surviving are four sons, Dick (and Diane) of Morton, Marvin of Bloomington, Barry (and Sheree) of Normal and Ron (and Jan) of Manito; one daughter, Mrs. Chuck (Pam) Geiss of Chandlerville; two brothers, Lloyd of Havana and Jim of Petersburg; six sisters, Nina Patrick of Bath, June Emmons of Cottage Hills, Evelyn Williamson of West Allis, Wis., Floye Hughes of Kilbourne, Patsy Kramer of Bloomington and Daisy Emmons of Alton; 10 grandchildren; and one greatgrandchild.
Three brothers and two sisters preceded him in death.
He was a material scheduler for Caterpillar Inc.
He also served as mayor of Kilbourne for several years.
He served on the Balyki High School Board for several years. He also was a little league coach in Kilbourne for many years.
He headed the Kilbourne Centennial Committee.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hurley Funeral Home in Havana, where visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Michael Guthrie will officiate. Burial will be in Kilbourne Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to New Salem Assembly of God Church in Petersburg.
Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Thursday, March 30, 2000
Leslie Ray Conklin (1892 - 1960)
Flossie Charlotte Ade Conklin (1892 - 1971)
Gloria Lee Frank Conklin (1931 - 2015)*
Blanche Margaret Conklin Wahlfeld (1910 - 1996)*
Evelyn Mae Conklin Williamson (1911 - 2012)*
Raymond Coridon Conklin (1913 - 1991)*
Winifred Elinor Conklin Conklin (1916 - 1975)*
Lloyd Edward Conklin (1918 - 2007)*
Nina Fae Conklin Patrick (1920 - 2010)*
Floye Berneda Conklin Hughes (1922 - 2006)*
Homer Charles Conklin (1923 - 1999)*
Daisy Maxine Conklin Emmons (1925 - 2014)*
June Eileen Conklin Emmons (1926 - 2005)*
Harold Alva Conklin (1927 - 1976)*
Donald Wayne Conklin (1930 - 2000)
Patsy D. Conklin Kramer (1931 - 2016)*
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Oct 02, 2007
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