George B. Conner, III
BERLIN–George Brinton Conner, III, age 67, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 at his home. Born in Salisbury, he was the son of the late George B. Conner, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Earla Marie Sodeman Conner, and children; Garrett Conner of Ocean City, Bonita Conner Wells and her husband, Bradley, of Berlin, and Morgan Conner of Wilmington, Del.
There are two grandchildren, MacCray Conner and Brinton Wells. Also surviving is his mother, sister, and brother as well as several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Conner had been co-owner and operator of the Santa Maria Motel in Ocean City, and was currently the owner with his wife and children of the Bonita Beach Hotel in Ocean City. He was a member of the Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, and a life member of the Ocean City Volunteer Fire Department.
He was a Vietnam Army Veteran, where he served two tours of duty.
He enjoyed deep sea fishing.
A funeral service was held at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. In lieu of flowers, a donation in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, Memorial Processing Center, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, Va. 23060. Letters of condolence may be sent to www.burbagefuneralhome.com.