George T. Conklin Jr. died Nov. 4, according to the Guardian Life Insurance Company of America.[@@]
Conklin began working for Guardian in 1939 and became president of the company in 1971. He added the role of chairman in 1977, and he held that title until he retired from the executive suite in 1980, Guardian says.
Although Conklin was no longer an officer at Guardian, he stayed on the company’s board until 1995.