John Michael Conroy, age 66, died from complications of Covid-19 at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital on Monday, September 7, 2020. He was born to the late Lawrence and Helen Conroy in Jefferson County, NY on April 3, 1954. John attended Stanford University, earned an associates degree in marine biology and loved being around and in the water. John also volunteered for the Weeksville Volunteer Fire Department for over fifteen years and was a store front installer for Perry Glass for over twenty years. John was a member of City Road United Methodist Church.
John is survived by a stepson, Robert Luton and wife Pam of Shiloh; daughter, Jessica Gorbet and husband Bobby of Japan; two grandchildren, Jesse Luton and Morgan Luton Roberson; two great grandchildren, Cason and Layla; a brother, Dennis Conroy; sisters, Susan Wood and Sandra Stevens of NY.
John loved people and served many during his journey down here on Earth. He accepted all and denied none. He made the world a better place.
A private service will take place at a later date. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Conroy family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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