MSGT Theodore “Ted” Parsell

MSGT Theodore “Ted” Parsell

Fort Knox, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
Death 27 Aug 2015 (aged 67)
Chicora, Butler County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 160215647 · View Source
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Theodore "Ted" Parsell, 67, of Chicora passed away at 2:40 a.m. Thursday August 27, 2015 at his home following a battle with lung cancer associated with Agent Orange.

He was born January 25, 1948, in Fort Knox, Kentucky, the son of Helene Heere Parsell of Naples, New York, and the late First Sergeant Edwin Parsell.

He retired from the U.S. Army on September 17, 1991, after 24 years of service. He served in Vietnam for 15 months. He spent time in Germany, Korea, San Francisco and North Carolina, achieving the rank of Master Sergeant. After retiring from the Army he worked at Walmart in Cranberry Township from 1992 until retiring from there in 2008.

He was a lifetime member of the Chicora VFW and the Chicora American Legion. He enjoyed country music and fishing. He liked mowing his lawn, shoveling snow and enjoyed holidays, especially Thanksgiving and Christmas. He delighted in being with his family.

Mr. Parsell is survived by his wife, Patricia Cypher Parsell of Chicora, who he married February 14, 1970, at Saint Mary's Catholic Church in Herman.

He is also survived by his mother, Helene Heere Parsell of Naples, New York; his sons, Tim Parsell and his girlfriend, Robin Rzodkiewicz of New Castle and Shane P. Parsell of Butler; his granddaughters, Shyanne and Rachel Parsell; his grandsons, Andrew, Joseph and Nicholas Parsell; his sisters, Doris and Gary Chapman of Naples, New York, and Kathy Martin of Saint Petersburg, Florida; his brother, Lee and Michelen Parsell of Canandaigua, New York; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Karl Parsell and one sister, Beryl Green.

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