Gladys L. Parker,
91, of Valparaiso, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at home with her
family by her side.
She was born August
12, 1923, in Stickney, SD, to Gurney and Genevieve (Ket) Hanson.
Gladys was a proud
farm wife all of her life. On November 22, 1943, she married Wilford Moore
Parker who preceded her in death in 1982.
their children: Hervey (Judy) Parker of Wanatah, David (Cida) Parker of
Valparaiso, Harold “Tom” (Jane) Parker of LaPorte, Ellen Parker (Eric Berg)
of Valparaiso, Richard (Colleen) Parker of Westville, Genevieve Susan Parker
of Valparaiso, Wendy Parker DDS, of Westville, siblings: Betty Van Tyle,
Gurney (Betty) Hanson all of Valparaiso, 11 grandchildren: Natalie (Jim)
Werner, Matt (Missy) Parker, Tom Parker, Denise (Mark) Scarborough, Ian
Parker, Aaron Parker, Jessica Berg, Diane Berg, Jocelyn Parker, Emily Parker
and Stephanie Parker and four great grandchildren: Curt Werner, Madison
Scarborough, Aubrina Parker and Parker Scarborough.
She was also
preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn Hanson & Frances Erickson.
A visitation will
be held Friday from 4Đ8 p.m. at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd.,
Valparaiso, with funeral service Saturday, 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home,
Rev. Dennis Meyer officiating and burial to follow at Graceland Cemetery.
may be made to the VNA Hospice of Porter County. MoellerFuneralHome.com