Harriett Alice Duckworth Conn

CONN, HARRIETT ALICE DUCKWORTH, died on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 in Louisville, after living for two years in the Forum.

Born on July 7, 1928, in Martinsville. IN to Angeline and Fred Duckworth, she attended Indiana State University in Terre Haute, IN. Working as a secretary at the Eli Lilly Company in Indianapolis, she met and fell in love with David Conn. They were married and had three children. After 11 years, they moved to Louisville, where David became an executive with the Belknap Hardware and Manufacturing Company. For 40 years, the pair were devoted members of the Crescent Hill Baptist Church. Harriett, a member of the Crescent Hill Women's Club and the Goodwill Women's Auxiliary, loved flowers and gardening.

David died in 2004 and not long after, her sister, Jean Collins, passed away.

Harriett is survived by her children, Sue Scott and husband, Douglas, Carol McDaniel and husband, Robert, Brian Conn and wife, Ruth; and her two grandchildren, Peter and Alan Conn.

Funeral service will be Saturday at noon at Stoess Funeral Home, Crestwood. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Interment will follow in Floydsburg Cemetery.


Funeral Home

Stoess Funeral Home
6534 West Highway 22 Crestwood, KY 40014
(502) 241-9421

Published in The Courier-Journal on Sept. 10, 2010