Conrad Anders Desilets, 79, of Higden, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2013.
He was born in Escanaba, Mich. on May 13, 1934, to the late Conrad Lionel and Lillian Anderson Desilets.
Mr. Desilets was a lifelong member of the Roman Catholic Church and attained order of the Fourth Degree in the Knights of Columbus. He was retired from the United States Air Force and served honorably in the Vietnam War.
Those left to mourn his passing are his wife, JoBess Dieckmann Desilets of Higden; four daughters, Connie Clough and husband Robb of Las Vegas, Nev., Chris Stevens and husband Gary of La Mirada, Calif., Carolyn Embry and husband Ted of Powell Butte, Ore., and Cathy Donato and husband Joe of Las Vegas, Nev.; five grandchildren, Adam, Marc, Lisa, Danielle and Michael; six great-grandchildren, Luke, Samantha, Kennedy, Ashby, Andrew and Seth.
He is preceded in death by his parents, first wife Joanne Servant Desilets and great-grandchild, Jackson.
A memorial service will be held in his honor at a later date in Las Vegas. Arrangements are by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Greenbrier.
Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from July 20 to July 27, 2013
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