In Memoriam

Carl Henry Konkle Jr.

June 13, 2017

Carl Henry Konkle Jr. (BS ’55, MS ’61, CHEM EGR), Hollymead, Virginia, died June 9, 2017, at Rosewood Village in Hollymead. He was 84.

He was born Sept. 1, 1932, to the late Carl Henry Konkle, Sr. and Gladys Ione Welton Konkle.

He received two degrees in chemical engineering from Michigan State University – a bachelor’s degree in 1955 and a master’s degree in 1961.

Konkle served in the U.S. Army as an officer for more than 20 years, receiving a Bronze Star.

He worked at Sperry Marine as a publicist, retiring after 25 years of service.

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