Larry Conklin

    Larry Conklin, 57, of Lawton  died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. He was born March 5, 1962, in Paw Paw, the son of Arthur and Altha (Munson) Conklin. He lived in the Paw Paw-Lawton area his entire life, and enjoyed riding motorcycles and playing his guitar. Known as an even-keeled person who seldom got upset at life’s circumstances, Larry would just laugh at the quirks of daily living.
    Members of his family include his brothers and sisters,  Walter Conklin of Hartford, Lillian (Paul) McFarland of Paw Paw, Vivian (Charles) Ferris of Missoula, MT, and Rebecca Nelson of Albion, MI. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his soulmate Linda Wydryck; and his parents.
    Cremation has taken place and private services will be held at a later date.
    Visit Larry’s personal web page at:, to  archive a favorite memory or photo of him and to sign his online guestbook. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
    Arrangements by Betzler & Thompson Life Story Funeral Homes, 60900 M-40 Highway,  Paw Paw, (269) 657-3870.


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