Nathan T. "Nat" Conner, 93
Nathan T. Conner, age 93, longtime resident of Hastings, passed away peacefully Feb. 18, in Oceanside, Calif.
Nat was preceded in death by Charlotte, his beloved wife of 64 years; his parents; brother Gere (M.I.A. in World War II); and great-grandson, Archer.
He is survived by his four children, Gary (Darby), Carol (Donald) Vogt, Bruce (Sharon), Cathy (Michael) O'Brien; sister, Lois; 16 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren .
Nat retired from the Hastings Post Office after 35 years of service. He also worked part-time for 20 years as a Bridge Tender on the Hastings Railroad Bridge. His most gratifying achievement was his 4 years of active duty (World War II) and 35 years Reserve Duty in the U. S. Navy. Nat retired as a Master Chief Petty Officer.
After retirement, Nat and Char moved to Oceanside, Calif., where they lived a retirement most people can only dream of.
Nat was a shining example of a "Life Well Lived" and will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Private family services will be held.
Memorials preferred to the Disabled Veterans of America, or to the charity of your choice.