Elizabeth Marie Conklin

Mrs. Elizabeth Marie Conklin

Huguenot, NY


Mrs. Elizabeth Marie Conklin of Huguenot, NY and a lifetime resident of the area died Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern, NY.  She was 72.

She was born August 29, 1948 in Port Jervis, NY the daughter of the late Harvey J. Mead and the late Grace V. Mead.


Elizabeth married Richard E. Conklin, Jr. on December 6, 1970 in Port Jervis and they were married for 31 years prior to his death on August 7, 2002.


She worked for 18 years at Andmore Sportswear in Port Jervis and later as a Registrar for Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis.


Elizabeth was a member of the ILGWU, International Ladies Garment Workers Union and the Huguenot Fire Dept Ladies Auxiliary.


A family statement read:   Mom was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all.  She will be greatly missed.


Surviving are:

Son:                 Jeffrey Conklin and his companion Wendy Fichthorn           Port Jervis, NY

Son:                 Edward "Joe" Conklin and his companion Veronica Hiley    Matthews, NC

Grandson:       Zachary Conklin

Granddaughter: Courtney Conklin

Her faithful companion, her dog Flash            


A visitation will be held at the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc. 100 East Main Street Port Jervis on Friday, January 29, 2021 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm followed by a memorial service at 6:00 PM


A private spring burial of cremains will take place at Rural Valley Cemetery, Cuddebackville, NY


Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society Of Port Jervis/Deerpark, Inc., 202 Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771


Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 845.856.5191  For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit www.grayparkerfuneralhome.com