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Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Obituary - Brian Richard Conroy

On Sunday, August 8th, 2021, Brian Conroy, loving son, husband, and father of our children passed away at the age of 50.

Brian was born on February 9, 1971, in Ft. Scott, KS, to Michael and Connie (Magee) Conroy. Shortly after graduation he would join the United States Army and achieve numerous awards for his marksmanship and tank maneuvering skills. 

He later used those skills while employed with Nevada Medical Clinic for a period of 15 years. Brian was liked and loved by many all over the United States. On September 30th, 2006, he married Janie Ontiveros. Together they loved and raised two sons, Austin and Jake, and a daughter Bailey.

Brian was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved the outdoors, and he was known for his quick wit, his infectious smile, and his kind and compassionate spirit.

Brian was preceded in death by his father, Michael Conroy, paternal grandparents, and maternal grandparents. He is survived by his wife, three children, his mother, and two brothers.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 Thursday evening, August 12th, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Cremation will follow. Burial in the U. S. National Cemetery will take place at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the Conroy Children Education Fund and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, PO Box 347, 201 S. Main, Ft. Scott, KS 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.