Elizabeth Ann Conkle, 66, of Rosiclare, IL died on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Libby was born on September 23, 1950 to Fay and Garvin Conkle. She was the oldest of four children. She then Married Wendell E. Conkle on February 28, 1970. They spent their lives together raising their children in the Whoopie Cat area of Hardin County. Libby worked hard all her life but recently spent 15 years working for Shawnee Communication where she made some of her best friends before retiring. After retirement, she loved spending with the apples of her eye, her grandchildren, traveling to the beach, and enjoying the company of her best friend Cathy Devous.
Libby is survived by two children a daughter, Dee Ann Mittendorf (Rocky) of Metropolis, IL.; son, Wendell M. Conkle (Gabby) of Fort Stewart, GA.; three grandchildren, Rock and Jeremy Mittendorf and Adrianne Conkle; two brothers, Randall Conkle (Regina) of Elizabethtown, IL and Don Conkle of Harrisburg, IL; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, Garvin and Fay Conkle; husband, Wendell Conkle; brothers, Garvin Jr. and Hallie Plane.
Hardin County Funeral Service, Cox Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Visitation was held on Sunday, March 5, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home. Services were held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Officiating the service was Rev. Mark Vickery. After the service Elizabeth was laid to rest at Dixon Volkert Cemetery.