Billy Gerald Conner1,2

M, b. August 2, 1942, d. August 15, 2018
FatherWilford Dale "Pete" Conner1,3,2 b. December 3, 1914, d. September 25, 1969
MotherMable Demetria Oliver1,2 b. May 11, 1920, d. April 25, 2002
     Billy Gerald Conner was buried at Masonic Cemetery, Tipton, Cedar Co., Iowa.2 He Billy Gerald Conner, 76, formerly of Tipton, entered eternal rest Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Crestridge Care Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 20 at 11 a.m. in the First United Church of Christ in Tipton. Visitation will be held Sunday, Aug. 19 from 2-4 p.m. at Fry’s. Burial will be in Tipton Masonic Cemetery; military honors will conclude the service at 1:15 p.m. Billy was born Aug. 2, 1942 in Grand Island, Nebraska and was the son of Wilford “Pete” Conner and Mable Oliver Conner. He graduated from Sigourney (Iowa) High School in 1960. He was united in marriage with Ardelle Janice Whisler on April 18, 1963 in Des Moines, Iowa. He served in the United States Air Force from September 10, 1962 to September 9, 1966. He worked in Florida before returning to Sigourney where he worked in construction for his father. Billy then graduated from Iowa State University with an engineering degree and worked as county engineer in Potawatomie, Mills, Cedar, Adair, and Palo Alto counties. Billy is survived by his wife, Ardelle Conner of Emmetsburg, Iowa; son William Conner of Crown Point, Indiana, daughter and son-in law Ann and Darren Miller of Tipton, Iowa, son and daughter-in-law David and Nikki Conner of Omaha, Nebraska, sisters Sharon Kimberlin of Des Moines, Iowa and Melody Conner of Kansas City, Missouri, brother Ronald (Terry) Conner of Iowa City, Iowa, seven grandchildren and one great grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister-in-law, Carole Conner.2 He was born on August 2, 1942 at Grand Island, Hall Co., Nebraska.2 He married Ardelle Janice Whisler on April 18, 1963 at Des Moines, Polk Co., Iowa.2 Billy Gerald Conner died on August 15, 2018 at Maquoketa, Jackson Co., Iowa, at age 76.2

Family

Ardelle Janice Whisler
Marriage*He married Ardelle Janice Whisler on April 18, 1963 at Des Moines, Polk Co., Iowa.2 
Children
  • William Conner2
  • Ann Conner2
  • David Conner2

Citations

  1. [S1814] Gazette, The, From the Mabel Demetria Conner obituary in the Apr 29, 2002 edition.
  2. [S9113] Fry Funeral Home, online www.fryfuneralhome.com, From the Billy Gerald Conner obituary.
  3. [S2163] Cedar Rapids Gazette, From the Wilford "Pete" Conner obituary in the Sep 26, 1969 edition.

Virginia Ann Conner1,2,3

F, b. December 2, 1943, d. June 22, 2005
FatherOmer Samuel Neal "Sam" Conner1,2 b. November 3, 1920, d. March 13, 1990
MotherBertha L. Morrison1,2 b. March 2, 1923, d. March 25, 1987
     Virginia Ann Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 Her Social Security Number was 481-52-6548.4 She was born on December 2, 1943 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,2,3 As of May 3, 1965,her married name was Baker.2 She married Howard L. Baker on May 3, 1965.2 Virginia Ann Conner died on June 22, 2005 at Sioux City, Union Co., South Dakota, at age 61.4,2,3 She Virginia Ann Conner Baker, 61, died Wed., June 22, 2005, in Sioux City, S. D. She was born in Sigourney on Dec. 2, 1943, the daughter of Sam and Bertha Conner. She attended school in Sigourney. On May 3, 1965, she married Howard Baker in Bloomfield. They lived in Downing, Mo. for many years before moving to Beacon in 1990. She worked as a clerk for Brower Construction Company in Sioux City. She is survived by a daughter, Carla Miller of Des Moines; a son, Tracey of Kahoka, Mo; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; five sisters, Sandra Conner of Glenwood, Diana Garringer, Gwen Stull, Dottie Dobbins and Michele Vermillion all of Sigourney; a brother, Gerald of Beacon; her brothers-in-law and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents. No services are planned. Those who loved her will gather in her honor at a later time. Her body has been cremated. Holm Funeral Home in Sigourney was in charge of arrangements. on June 30, 2005.2

Family

Howard L. Baker
Marriage*She married Howard L. Baker on May 3, 1965.2 
Children
  • Carla Baker2
  • Tracey Baker2

Citations

  1. [S1814] Gazette, The, From the Samuel Conner obituary in the Mar 15, 1990 edition.
  2. [S491] Sigourney News Review, From the Virginia Ann Conner Baker obituary in the Jun 30, 2005 edition.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Gerald Lee Conner1,2,3

M, b. January 24, 1948, d. December 5, 2008
FatherOmer Samuel Neal "Sam" Conner1,2 b. November 3, 1920, d. March 13, 1990
MotherBertha L. Morrison1,2 b. March 2, 1923, d. March 25, 1987
     His Social Security Number was 485-56-6744.4 Gerald Lee Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 He was born on January 24, 1948.4,3 He died on December 5, 2008 at Iowa at age 60.4,3

Citations

  1. [S1814] Gazette, The, From the Samuel Conner obituary in the Mar 15, 1990 edition.
  2. [S491] Sigourney News Review, From the Virginia Ann Conner Baker obituary in the Jun 30, 2005 edition.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.