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Earl G. Park, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1931
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2008
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA

Earl was born to Earl G. and Gertrude F. Christy Park Sr. He married Carolyn Swartz on Oct. 16, 1965, in Moline, Ill.

Surviving are his wife, Carolyn Park; one son, Robert M. (Debbra) Park; one daughter, Shirley J. Park; one brother, the Rev. Gary (Marlene) Park; one sister, Virginia Porter; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Christy Leroy Park.

He worked at Intra State Telephone Company, Centel, Sprint and Ralston Garden Center for 38 years, retiring in 1987. He later taught Rules of the Road to seniors for the state of Illinois.

He served in the 25th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953 in the Korean Conflict, achieving the rank of corporal, and was awarded the Combat Infantryman's Badge.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Earl G Park (1906 - 1974)
  Gertrude F Christy Park (1910 - 1987)
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.94708, -90.40559
 
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26164951
Earl G. Park, Jr
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THANK YOU for serving our country.
- Heaven bound
 Added: Jul. 18, 2009
 
 
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