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Mabel L. Parker

  • Birth 22 Aug 1913
  • Death 26 Jul 2010
  • Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Block 23
  • Memorial ID 55586880

Mabel L. Parker, 96, of Springfield passed away Monday July 26, 2010, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Care in Springfield.

She was born August 22, 1913, in St. Mary, MO, the daughter of Fred and Mary Ellen Evans Coontz. She married William B. Parker and he preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Carol Parker and two sisters, Eula Boland and Roela Brewster.

Mabel worked at the Velvet Freeze and then retired from Kent's IGA. She was a longtime resident of Springfield, yet always kept her membership at the Saline Baptist Church in Minnith, MO.

Surviving are her children, Robert Parker and Rose Marie (husband Wayne) Young, both of Springfield and William (wife Linda) Parker of Spring Valley, OH. She has six grandchildren, Jeffrey (wife, Donna) Young of Springfield, Pam (husband, Larry) Hinckley of Loami, IL, Aaron (wife, Jennifer) Young of Springfield, Ariel Kimble of Winter Garden, FL, Rachel (husband, Joe) Gorgal of Chicago, and Zachary Parker of Simpson, IL; there are 11 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 E. Allen, where visitation will be on Saturday, July 31, 2010, from 9:30 a.m. until time of funeral services there at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Rev. Niel Herr will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Those that wish, may direct memorials to a charity of your choice.

Published in The State Journal-Register on July 29, 2010

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  • Added: 29 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55586880
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mabel L. Parker (22 Aug 1913–26 Jul 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55586880, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Sherry (contributor 47058649) .