Obituary: John J. Conlon

Friday, June 4, 2010

John J. Conlon, 87, of Lincoln County, died Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at his residence.

A native of New York City, Mr. Conlon was the son of late Thomas Bernard Conlon and Delia Conlon. He was a member of the Catholic Church and served in the Army Air Corps in North Africa and Italy during World War II.

In addition to his parents, a brother James Conlon preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Helen Conlon; two sons, John Conlon Jr. of New York State and Kevin (Tina) Conlon of Petersburg; one daughter, Carolyn Conlon of Pennsylvania; and one sister, Alice Catts, and nephew, Bill Catts, both of Monticello, Fla.

A memorial service for Mr. Conlon will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Alzheimer's Association of Tullahoma, Tenn., the Lincoln County Red Cross, or the Lincoln County Library.

You may sign Mr. Conlon's online registry at

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements