Arthur M. Parker

November 28, 1925 ‒ August 26, 2007

Mt. Gilead, Ohio

Arthur M. Parker, age 81 of Mt. Gilead, died Sunday morning August 26, 2007 at Morrow County Hospital in Mt. Gilead.

He was born on November 28, 1925 in Portsmouth to the late Amos M and Rose Mary (Reddinger) Parker. He was WWII US Marine Corp veteran and a retired heavy equipment operator.

Survived by his son: Arthur M. Parker Jr. of Alexandria; daughters: Becky (Dan) Boltz of Howard, Shirley (Roy) Frank of Lena, La. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sister: Betty Eads of Columbus.

Preceded by Wife Bonnie Mae Parker; brothers: Junior and George Sr.; sister: Ruth Walker.

A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church Friday August 31 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Mark J. Hammond officiating.

Military honors by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Knox County Veterans Council % VFW Post 4027, 306 W. Chestnut Street, Mt. Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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