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Arthur Eugene Conner

November 11, 1921 - August 12, 2019

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Arthur Eugene Conner, 97, passed away on August 12, 2019. He was born on November 11, 1921 to Hubert and Lillian Conner in Evansville, Indiana.

Arthur was an adventurer. He served his country in the United States Air Force. He lived all over America and loved travelling, especially to Alaska. He survived a plane crash on his way to mine gold in Alaska and had been chased by bears. Arthur enjoyed fishing, golfing, and birdwatching. His niece Tammy lovingly called him Uncle Bubb and has fond memories of him teaching her how to bowl. Arthur was a caring man and donated to several charities in his life.

Arthur is survived by his children Michael Conner of Alaska, Maureen (Ron) Gross of Washington State, Mary Kathleen Theis of Arizona, and Terri Lee (Gary) Lyons of Alaska; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; his sister Marlene Nelligan; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Arthur was preceded in death by his parents and several siblings.

There will be no services as per Arthur’s wishes.

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