Arthur Wayne ConleyOctober 18, 1930 ~ December 12, 2020 (age 90)
Services for Arthur Wayne Conley, 90, of Norfolk, NE will be at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family or charity of the donor’s choice. Home for Funerals in Norfolk are in charge of the arrangements.
He passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, December 12, 2020 at the Norfolk Veteran’s Home.
Wayne was born October 18, 1930 in Hoagland, NE to Sam and Florence (Rockwell) Conley. He graduated from Gandy High School, then entered in the United States Army. After being honorably discharged, he began truck driving. He received many awards for safe driving. Wayne then became a driver dispatcher at Central Transport for over 35 years, retiring at the age of 80. Wayne married Kay Nansel on March 13, 1953 and the couple had three daughters. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather with a great sense of humor. In his spare time, Wayne could be found tending his yard or feeding the birds and squirrels.
He is survived by his daughters, Karma (Mitch) Schultz of Norfolk, Kendra Henry of Norfolk, Joni (John, Sr.) Thomas of White Deer, TX; siblings, Karen Conley, Alvin Conley, Elaine (Bob) Black, Dennis (Kathy) Conley; 6 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild.
Wayne is preceded in death by his parents; wife of almost 54 years, Kay Conley; and brother, Milford Conley.