Edward H. Conklin Oles Envelope foreman


A Mass of Christian burial for Edward H. Conklin, a retired foreman for the Oles Envelope Corp., will be offered at 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. Ursula's Roman Catholic Church, 8801 Harford Road.

Mr. Conklin, who was 85 and lived on Moreland Avenue, died Monday at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center of complications to kidney disease.

The Baltimore native had worked for the envelope company for more than 40 years and earlier was an ironworker.

For many years he sang lead tenor for the Clifton Four, a barbershop quartet.

His wife, the former Marie Olert, died in 1981.

He is survived by a son, Ross E. Conklin of Durham, N.C.; a daughter, Michele J. Myrland of Los Angeles; a sister, Helen Blessing of Baltimore; and nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

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