Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend died July 3, 2014 and is at peace at age 95. Born August 22, 1918 in Jackson, Michigan, and after graduation from business college opened Furtney Drug Store with her first husband, as a bookkeeper. Ginny was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Lansing and the Country Club of Lansing where she and many dear friends played golf since 1962.
Surviving are twin children, Sue Stock (Jim Meitler) and Scott Furtney; grandchildren, Erin (Jason) Tardif, Christopher (Kristin) Stock, and Jonathan Stock (Danielle DiPietro); step-grandchildren, Kim (Mike) Hetherington and Greg (Stacy) Meitler along with 8 great grandchildren.
Ginny was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Allen Conrad and sister, Bernadine Fisher of California. She resided at Independence Village of Grand Ledge for over 12 years and had many special times and friends there. Special thanks to the staff at Independence Village and Hospice Advantage for their assistance over the last few weeks. Ginny loved to watch and follow MSU sports and the Detroit Tigers. She was loved and will be missed by all.
Funeral services will be held at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Burial will take place in Evergreen Cemetery in Lansing. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 8th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. and again on Monday, July 14th from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Sparrow Foundation or Hospice Advantage in memory of Ginny.