Arvel Ray Conley, 55

Arvel Ray Conley, 55, Servia, died Saturday, April 11, 2015, at 10 p.m. in his residence.

He was born Oct. 16, 1959, in Wabash, to Arvel and Anna May (Nelson) Conley.

He graduated from Manchester High School in 1978. He liked to sketch pictures and was an avid gardener.  He was a memorabilia collector.

Arvel also enjoyed carpentry and spending time with his family and close friends. He was a great father, mentor and uncle.

He is survived by a son, Dustin R. Conley, Servia; two stepsons, Seth Adkins and Shaun Adkins, both of Ligonier; three brothers, Loy (Sherri) Conley, Servia, Jimmy (Lori) Conley, Liberty Mills, and Vincent Conley, Servia; three sisters, Barbara A. Conley, Servia, Peggy Keirn, Marion, and Brenda Conley, Servia; a grandson, Gavin William Hough, Syracuse.

A daughter, Erin Rae Hough, is deceased. 

Family and friends may call Friday, April 17, 2015 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Free United Baptist Church, 7035 South State Road 13, Sidney, IN.  Services Friday, April 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at Free United Baptist Church, 7035 South State Road 13, Sidney.  Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Servia. 

McKee Mortuary handled arrangements. For those who wish to honor the memory of Arvel Ray Conley, memorial contributions may be made to assist the family with final expenses c/o McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 West, North Manchester, IN 46962.

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Posted on 2015 Apr 16