ObituariesServing Our Community Since 1951
Carl D. Conklin Jr., age 73, of Stratford, beloved husband of Sharon (Steinberg) Conklin, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2024. Mr. Conklin was born July 15, 1950 in Bridgeport, son of the late Carl and Eleanor (Staffier) Conklin Sr., and had been a lifelong area resident.
Carl was a retired bus driver for several of the local school systems. He enjoyed playing poker with his brothers-in-law and was a longtime volunteer for Stratford Pop Warner.
Survivors, in addition to his wife, include his children, Sean McCarthy, Daniel John McCarthy and Megan Ann McCarthy; two grandchildren, Cassidy and Jack McCarthy; two siblings, Mary Alves and her husband Fred and Ray Conklin and his wife Janet and several nieces and nephews and extended family.
He was predeceased by two sisters, Irene Phaneuf and Carol Chaco.
All services were private.
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