Conklin, Erma


Erma A. Conklin

Erma A. Conklin, 82, of West Decatur, PA died on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at her home.

Born on July 2, 1936 in Philipsburg, PA she was the daughter of the late Luther and Hettie (Maines) Dixon.  She married Howard C. Conklin, Sr. on June 15, 1957 in Wallaceton, PA: he preceded her in death on November 9, 2011.

She was of the Christian Faith and was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by: four sisters, Gloria Dixon, Beverly Eirich, Joann Dixon and Martha Dixon; and three brothers, Richard Dixon, Joseph Dixon and Luther Dixon.

She is survived by: one daughter, Wanda M. Quade of Houtzdale, PA; two sons, Howard C. Conklin, Jr. of West Decatur, PA and Arthur L. Conklin & his companion Barb Crispell of West Decatur, PA; five sisters, Violet Osewalt of West Decatur, PA, Barbara Quade & her companion Ken Phillips of Brisbin, PA, Dorothy Martin of Houtzdale, PA, Ethel Maines & her husband Archie of Osceola Mills, PA and Connie Beatty of Philipsburg, PA; and one grandson, Charles M. Quade.

The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Heath Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LLC in Osceola Mills, PA: with Pastor Sara Kim officiating.

Burial will be at the Reidy Cemetery in Wallaceton, PA.

Visitation will be held on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until funeral time at the funeral home.

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