Here is what I found. Obit 6 August 1947 (short version) Thomas Conkright dies at residence.Thomas Eric Conkright 71 611 S. Pitcher st. Janitor Rudd Manf. Co., for 20 years. Born April 30 1876 Howe, INliver here 24 yearswife Mary E. survives also 4 dau and 3 sonsMrs. Thelma Gates, Britta Warren, Mres Celestia Powell Kalamazoo, Mrs. Lena Stansbury otsego, Earl(Eric) Conkright Springield, MO, Aubry Conkright, comstock, Jess R. Nutting Elkheart In, sister Mrs. May DeSahne, Shelbyville, TN 26 Grandchild, 8 GGrandchild.
Obit for Aubry Conkright Kalamazoo Gazette-Jan 20 1983
Thelma died September 1984 Britta died Spet 1994 Lena died Jan 1997 Janette died 1930 Comstock William Conkright died 1934 State Hosp Baby conkright died (i for got to write down the year) during or soon after 1947.
check the Kalamazoo Public library for more obits for the family (index only)I will look them up if there are not too many. www.kpl.govgo to their catalog and look under the local indexes. Alice