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James G. Conklin

James G. Conklin of Kerhonkson, NY died on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family. He was 72 years old. James was born on August 5, 1939 in Roxbury, NY the son of Walter and Nellie (Vandermark) Conklin.

On October 17, 1965 James had married Alice Miller at the Ellenville Methodist Church.

James was a real outdoorsman. He loved to hunt, fish and go camping. He had worked in the cast house at the VAW in Ellenville for over forty years.

James is survived by his loving wife, Alice and his children; James J. Conklin and his wife Christine of Kerhonkson, David Conklin of High Falls, Richard Conklin and his wife Gwen of Kingston, Linda Conklin of High Falls and Walter Conklin and his wife Danielle of Eddyville. His grandchildren; James, Jessica, Brandon, Amanda, Richard Jr., and Jordan Conklin and Kameryn Stanley. His sister, Lena Dumond of Liberty and several nieces and nephews.

Visiting will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd from 6-8pm at H.B. Humiston Funeral Home, 30 42nd St., Kerhonkson. A celebration of his life will be held Thursday the 3rd at 10am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Pine Bush Cemetery.

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John Eigo - May 3rd, 2012 at 11:32am - Email
Sorry for your loss. I did not know Mr. Conklin but have spoken with you on the phone for Hudson Valley Spring Water. Mr. Conklin is now @ peace, no more suffering or pain. If there is anything can do, please do not hesitate to call. May God Bless you and your family and always hold you in the palm of His hands.

Paul Yonker - May 2nd, 2012 at 11:31pm - Email
Sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sorrow and condolences go out to you and your family. Paul

chris basalone - May 2nd, 2012 at 11:20pm - Email
to the conklin family,im so sorry for your loss.james was a great man,had a great times bowling with him.again very sorry for your loss.

chris - May 2nd, 2012 at 10:36pm - Email
to the conklin,family so sorry for your loss.james was a great man.sorry i could'nt come to see him,had to work.again very sorry for your loss.

Lynn & Jim Mitchell - April 30th, 2012 at 6:25pm - Email
Please accept our deepest condolences. We know, too well, the pain of losing a parent. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Treasure the memories you have. They are most precious.

Stacy Allen -Boice - April 30th, 2012 at 6:07pm - Email
Walter, Danielle, and Family, Although we never met James,you told us stories of how much he loved his family, the outdoors, and mostly his grandchildren. There will most certainly be a void in the Conklin Family now that James has made his journey home..Please know that you are in our hearts and Prayers.. Jeff, Stacy, and Kyla

Danielle Davis-Conklin - April 30th, 2012 at 3:32pm - Email
12 YEARS AGO I WAS BLESSED BY MEETING YOU. NOT FAR ONG AFTER YOU SNUCK INTO MY HEART AND NEVER LEFT. YOU TOOK THE PLACE OF MY FATHER WHOM PASSED SEVERAL YEARS BEFORE. YOU FUNNY LOVING NATURE THE KINDNESS YOU SHOWN ME WILL FOLLOW ME THROUGH LIFE. I WILL NEVER FORGET YOU AND YOUR GRANDSON JORDAN FISHING ALL DAY TEACHING HIM THE "WAYS' YOU ARE DEEPLY MISSED AND WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN., I WILL TAKE GREAT CARE OF YOU SON WALTER . UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN. YOUR DAUGHTER IN LAW DANIELE

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