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Donald L. Conklin

Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 12:27 p.m. CDT

Donald L. Conklin, 57, Mt. Morris, died on Wednesday July 2, 2014, after a short illness, while surrounded by his loving family.  

Donald was born on July 7, 1956 in Montrose, Pa., the son of Roland and Linda (Walters) Conklin.  

Don moved to Mt. Morris from Phoenix, Ariz., to work at Quebcor Printing. 

He was presently employed at Pinney Printing, Sterling. 

Don spent many years coaching soccer and enjoying the country life.  His family was his pride and joy. 

Don is survived by his wife, Jill Conklin, Mt. Morris; sons, Niklas Conklin, Mt. Morris, and Dakota Kubler, Woodstock; daughters, Crystal Evans, Orangeville, Hannah Wagster, Prescott Valley, Ariz., and Ivy West, Tumwater, Wash.; nephew, Jacob Welch, U.S. Navy; parents, Roland and Linda Conklin, Franklin Forks, Pa.; and seven grandchildren.

A celebration of life was held on July 5 at his family farm in Mt. Morris.  

Finch Funeral Home assisted the family.

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