Paul E. Conkel Jr., 67, of Laurelville, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015.
He was born on Sept. 14, 1948, in Circleville, to Paul and Helen (Derexson) Conkel Sr.
He was self-employed and the owner of Conkel Remodeling and Home Improvements. He was dedicated to his work.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Richard Donegan; and by sister, Patricia Cole.
Paul is survived by his mother, Helen Donegan; his wife of 22 years, Teresa (Webb) Conkel; children, Kathy Hamill, Carmella McKee, Stacey Ferrin, Paula Conkel, Thomas (Christina) Vogt and Candie (B.J.) Siders; step-son, Tony (Erica) Fowler; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews; sister, Barbara (Mark) Hammond; and a brother-in-law, Monte Cole. Paul will be missed by his beloved cat, Homer.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015, at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville, with Dr. Doyne Wiggins officiating. Burial will be in Reber Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home in Circleville.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal