CAMDEN — Donald G. Parker, 86, of Sixth Street, passed away Sunday August 12, 2012 at his residence. Don was born June 14, 1926 in Chicago, IL the son of Donald R. and Josephine Gilbert Parker. He was a graduate of Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL, where his granddaughter, Kelsey currently attends. Don retired as the director of sales after forty years from Union Carbide in Manhattan.
He was married on July 9, 1949 in Lincoln Park, NJ to Janet A. Allen, who died on Sept. 11, 2007.
Surviving are two daughters, Lori Parker of Keene, NH and Donna (Robert) Mastin of Camden; three grandchildren, Jesse Parker Mastin, Kelsey Elizabeth Mastin and Taylor Cameron Mastin all of Camden. Also surviving is a cousin, Sally Toms of Bayonet Point, FL.
Funeral services will be held 5:00 p.m. Saturday from the Abundant Life Community Church of Camden. Private interment services will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held Saturday from 10 a.m.3 p.m. at the LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., 109 Main Street.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Camden Wesleyn Church-Cornerstone Youth Ministries, P O Box 2, Camden, NY 13316 or the Good Shepherd Mission, 336 Broadway, Patterson, NJ 07509.
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