Delmer H. Conn - 1922-2010
Delmer H. Conn, 87, of Ashland, Ky., died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at his residence.
He was born May 29, 1922, in Tamcliff, W.Va., the son of the late Millard and Martha Fultz Conn.
Delmer was raised in Ashland and graduated from Ashland High School in 1941. He served in the U.S. Navy from October 1942 through November 1945. He retired from Armco Steel after 30 years of service. He was a member of the Ashland First Church of God for more than 50 years and was a Scout leader for Troop 126 for many years.
Survivors inlcude his wife of 67 years, Betty Conn; two sons, Ronald (Phyliss) Conn of Jacksonville, Fla., and Michael (Jan) Conn of Ashland; a daughter, Adele (Watson) Mosley of Greenup County, Ky.; five grandchildren, David (Treveline) Conn of Sadieville, Ky., James (Maribel) Conn of Kissimmee, Fla., Sean (Pasha) Peffer of Marysville, Ohio, Lacey Conn of Lexington, Ky., and Stephanie (Bob) Davis of Xenia, Ohio; four great-granddaughters, Treya, Reese, Reagen and Madeleine; and two great-grandsons, Dorian and Braedn.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Ashland First Church of God by the Rev. David Lynch and the Rev. Mabel Johnson. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Miller Funeral Home in Ashland and after noon Wednesday at the church.