|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1914|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 2007|
Portage County Gazette, Stevens Point, Wisconsin; March 16, 2007, p. 6
Margaret I. Ingalls Parker
Margaret I. Parker, 92, Fireside Apartments, Whiting, died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at St. Michael's Hospital.
A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at The Highland Church in Plover, with the Rev. Dan Winkelman officiating. Cremation will follow, and her ashes will be buried later in Hancock Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Boston Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and at the church from 10 a.m. Saturday until the celebration.
Mrs. Parker was born June 16, 1914, in Coloma, a daughter of the late Edmund and Leafie (Hall) Ingalls. She grew up and attended schools in that area. She was married to Ora Parker on Nov. 17, 1930, in Hancock. He died Feb. 14, 1965. She worked for a time at Hannon-Bach drug store in Stevens Point, but was mostly a homemaker.
In 1950 she and her husband moved to Grand Rapids, Minn., where they helped to pioneer a Full Gospel Church. She was active in the Women's Missionary program there and taught Sunday School.
Following her husband's death, she returned to Stevens Point in 1967. She worked as a nurse's aide for a time, then moved to Waupaca where she worked in the Assembly of Good Bookstore. Following retirement in 1978 she returned to the Stevens Point area, where she has resided since.
She was a member of The Highland Church and the Women's Missionary group. She also taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School.
Survivors include two daughters, Donna (Richard) Moss, Stevens Point, and Millie Meyer, Cohassett, Minn.; one son, Richard (Gayle), Cohassett, Minn.; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, two sisters and three grandchildren.
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Record added: Aug 19, 2009
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