CONLEY, Conrad Gail 85, passed away Oct. 31st, 2013. He is survived by his children Phyllis Salter, Conrad Jr., and Alan (Janice); six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and sister-in-law, Elizabeth Jeffress. He was predeceased by parents, Conrad A. & Ruth Conley; his wife of 58 years, Martha Sue (Jeffress) and brothers, Ben and Mike. Mr. Conley was born and raised in Tampa, and graduated from Pensacola High School and Vanderbilt University. He held additional degrees from Chrysler Institute of Engineering and University of Tampa. The family business he founded in 1957 (Craftsmen Supply) continues to this day. He was active in his church as a deacon and Sunday School teacher. A memorial service will be held 10 am, Saturday, Nov. 16 in the chapel of First Baptist Church, 302 W. Kennedy, Tampa. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10 am. A donation in lieu of flowers may be made to LifePath Hospice of Tampa. Online condolences may be left at www.jgrfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Nov. 10, 2013