Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
March 28, 2014 10:25 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Craig W. Conn, 37, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at the Knox Community Hospital. He was born Dec. 6, 1976, in Mount Vernon, to Bill Conn and Trina Cherryholmes.

Craig was employed by AmTrac of Ohio, and worked hard every day until 2010. He enjoyed gambling, especially playing online poker. He was an avid Michigan football fan and loved being outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Jamie Conn; his mother, Trina (Michael) Cherryholmes; his father, Bill Conn; a son, Steven Stelzer; three daughters, Payton Conn, Kira Stelzer and Kaylee Stelzer; four brothers, Levi Conn, Cruz Cherryholmes, Jason Cherryholmes and Jeremiah Cherryholmes; a sister, Laci (Jason) Farley; grandmothers, Marie Hunter and Elizabeth Conn; and several nieces and nephews.

Craig is preceded in death by a grandfather, Don Stout and an uncle, Gene Stout.

A visitation will be held Monday, from 4-7 p.m., at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, with a funeral service at 7 p.m. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44195.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Craig W. Conn.

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