We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
A graveside service will be held Saturday, November 5, 2005 for 94 year old Orpha McConkey of Chester, IL who passed away Monday, October 10, 2005 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
She was born October 10, 1910 in Cowden, IL, the daughter of Joseph and Tropha (Christie) Walter. She married W. Russel McConkey on October 5, 1929 in Cowden, IL and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, William McConkey of Chester, IL. One daughter, Carol Hardy of Libertyville, IL. One sister, Sophia Steiner of Rochester Hills, MI. Five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers and two sisters.
There will be no visitation.
A graveside service for Orpha McConkey will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2005 at 11am at the Mt. Summit Cemetery in Rockwood, IL.
Memorials can be made to the cemetery fund.