Ruth Fern (Conklin) Conrad


Ruth Fern
(Conklin) Conrad
formerly of
Johnson City
Ruth F. Conrad, 82, of Charlotte, NC, died Sunday evening August 29, 2010 at her home. She was born December 1st, 1927 in Johnson City. The daughter of the late Frealing and Genevieve (Edwards) Conklin. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Conrad was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Joseph Conrad. She is survived by six daughters, Donna Meaker and husband Ronald, Matthews, NC, Sharon Journey and her husband Jeff, Concord, NC, Cindy Slicklen, Endicott, NY, Gerry Stone-Kanyak and her husband Michael Kanyak, Lakeland, FL, Theresa Schlentner and husband Ron, Richmond, KY, and Patricia Conrad, Charlotte, NC. Eight grandchildren, Trygve, Connie, Chris, Kenny, Michael, Dustin, Chris and Paul; and her dog and loyal companion, Muffin.
Funeral services will be held at the J.F. Rice Funeral Home, Inc., 150 Main St., Johnson City on Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 at 11am. The Reverend Elvin S. Murphy will officiate. Entombment will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 10am until time of services. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care Charlotte Region, 1420 E. 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204 in Ruth's memory.


Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from Aug. 31 to Sept. 1, 2010