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“Thinking about all of you in this hard time. Wishing you peace, strength and love. I am so sorry for your loss. I love you all.Beth ”
1 of 21 | Posted by: Beth Crosley - Naples, FL

“So saddened to read of Doris' passing. I was in the Fort Wayne Word Processing User's Group in the '80's with Doris. We quite frequently rode to...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Twila Whonsetler - LaOtto, IN

“We met Doris in Alzheimer's support group. She was always an asset to the group. Her possitive attitude and smile were comforting. She will be missed. ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: John & Colleen Murray - IN

“I was privileged to know Doris for only a few years but so proud & blessed to call her friend. She had a way of lighting up a room & making you feel...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Deb Heilman - Friend

“Love and prayers to all of Doris's family and friends Norm and Doris were with us at the St. Lawrence Church in SD. Norm was our pastor who married...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Sherry Van Zee - Miller, SD

“Doris was a beloved member of of "Sisters of the heart". a small group at the Covenant Methodist Church and a great friend. I will miss her but...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Shirley Willis - Fort Wayne, IN

“The Jeanne and Mearl Neumann family sends it loving sympathy to the dear Conklin family. Doris lives on through your beautiful hearts and lives. Her...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Norm & family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of your wife's death and home going. Still have memories of years gone by as fellow...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Earl Cecil - Indianapolis, IN

“My sweet friend, Doris Daniel Conklin - we became friends when we met at the Couples Alzheimer's Support Group after both of our husbands had been...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Judy O'Dwyer - The Villages

“We wish the Conklin family blessings and Doris will truly be missed.God bless all.Bob & Janet Heare ”
10 of 21 | Posted by: Bob Janet Heare - Fort Wayne, IN

“I'm sorry for your loss. My parents the late Rev. Bill and June Pauley were comtemparies to Rev. and Mrs. Conklin. Rev. Conklin n Mrs Conklin came to...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: John Pauley - Fort Wayne, IN

“As friends of Bruce and Donna and their sons, we wish to extend our sincere sympathy for them and their family. ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: Al and Janis Bohnstedt - IN

“Dear Norm and family,So sorry to hear about Doris's passing. She was such a dear. We loved her as our pastor's wife while you served Servia United...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Gay and John Ingold - IN - Friend

“So very sorry to hear of Doris' passing. She was a wonderful lady with a great sense of humor and a servant's heart. My deepest condolences. ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Shelley Igney - Laotto, IN

“Doris's beautiful smile and loving spirit will be truly missed! The BW family will continue to hold all of you in our hearts and prayers during this...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Ashley Linn - Fort Wayne, IN

“My sincere and heartfelt condolences to the entire Conklin Family. I worked with Doris in the 1980's at the new Central Soya Engineering facility...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Sharon Meier - Fort Wayne, IN

“Bruce, Bev, Barb and family,Our deepest sympathy to you in the passing of your mother. Sweet memories of your mother. Love and prayers,Tom and Bonnie...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Whether or not you have limited knowledge of your family ancestry, claim you are related to Doris and you can do no better. ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: Robert Henricks - SanDiego, CA

“Carol & I are so saddened to hear about Doris's passing. Our thoughts & prayers to Norm & family ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Tom Frane - Scottsdale, AZ

“I worked with Doris for many years. I have lost a dear friend. She asked me why I always called her O' Great One. I told her I thought of her as a...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Carole Venderley - Fort Wayne, IN

“My Deepest Condolences ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Marchelle Joseph - Louisville, KY

Doris D. Conklin, 86 passed away at her home in Fort Wayne, IN surrounded by her family. She was born in Louisville, KY. Her parents were the late Charles M. and Elsie M. Daniel and late Foster Mother Alma M Grundy. Doris graduated from Shawnee HS in Louisville, KY and Nyack Bible College, Nyack, NY. Doris was a word processing coordinator for Central Soya for 26 years and retired in 1998. She was currently a member of Covenant United Methodist Church. Doris enjoyed reading, music, spending time with her family and many friends and sharing the word and love of Jesus. She is survived by her husband of 64 years Rev. Norman A. Conklin of Fort Wayne, children Bruce (Donna) Conklin, Bev Ketchum (Carl) Moellering both of Fort Wayne, Barb (Matt) Price of Huntertown, eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son Brad Conklin, son in law Paul Ketchum and her brothers and sisters. Services will be 10:30 AM Friday March 1, 2019 at Covenant United Methodist Church, 10001 Coldwater Road Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Calling will also be Thursday February 28, 2019 from 2-4 and 5-8 pm at Covenant United Methodist Church 10001 Coldwater Road Fort Wayne IN. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery Fort Wayne, IN. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. To sign the online guestbook go to