May 30, 1942 – May 2, 2018
Rutledge Carl Conklin, 75, passed away in his home on May 2, 2018, surrounded by his family.
Carl, as he was known, is survived by his wife, Anita, of 57 years; sons Rutledge Carl Jr. and Marcus Lee; five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, four sisters, and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his son, Matthew Brian.
Carl worked in the moving and storage business for 30 years and then worked in heating and cooling. He retired to Lake Isabella in 2004 and became very involved in the community and his church.
He loved hunting, fishing, camping and traveling in his motorhome, especially with his family. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was always there to help family and friends.
A memorial service for Carl will be held at the Shepherd of the Hills Church, 377 Highway 155, Lake Isabella, on May 19 at 11 a.m.