- September 29, 1939 - June 20, 2012
- Indianapolis, Indiana
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“I join friends and family in respect for and appreciation of the life and contributions of Mr. Parker.
1 of 13 | Posted by: Councilor Marilyn Pfisterer - IN
We were so sorry to hear about your Father, thoughts and prayers!
Tami, Josh & Griffin
2 of 13 | Posted by: Tami Scism - Indianapolis, IN
“dear jan and family. i am so sorry to hear of your great loss. My heart and prayers are with you.
3 of 13 | Posted by: mary j trennepohl dobbins - IN
“Most people thought Uncle Joe was a man of Few words, but in fact, he was a man who expressed himself more with action and character than anything...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Diane England Guy - Brownsburg, IN
“Jan, Julie & Family -
Our heavy hearts are with you on this day. I'm so sorry we are not able to be there with you in person. Joe and the rest of...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Courtney Duell - Winfield, IL
“I will always remember Joe as a doting husband to his wife of 53 years Jan, a wonderful Father to the love of my life Jules, and to Jimmy,his son. A...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Dave Woodman - Indianapolis, IN
“Mrs. Parker, Jim, Kris, and family,
I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Parker's passing. What a great man! I always enjoyed seeing you two every Sunday...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Dwayne Doles - Greenwood, IN
“Jan I am thinking of you and the kids, I will see you at the showing tonight.
8 of 13 | Posted by: PATRICIA (PAM) WETZEL - IN
I am so sorry for your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Joe and Jan - you are a wonderful reminder of what the institution of...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Melinda Kelley - Indianapolis, IN
“Jan, I'm so sorry your loss. I remember so well your wonderful 50th Anniversary party. May God bless you and your family. Take care of yourself,...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Joan Callahan - Indianapolis, IN
“Dear Parker Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Brian and Bruce Buchanan - IN
“Julie and family: Peace.
12 of 13 | Posted by: Allan Woodman - Madison, WI
“Our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to everyone who has been there to help the family with so many things. Your love, support and friendship means...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Julie Parker - Indianapolis, IN
Joe Allen Parker, 72, of Indianapolis, passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2012. He was born on September 29, 1939 in Robinson, IL to Charles and Annabelle (Lutton) Parker. The family moved to Indiana in the early 1940's, and Joe graduated from Anderson High School in 1957. He was employed by Coca Cola as a Route Salesman for 42 years prior to his retirement. Joe enjoyed many things in life, including numerous trips to Gatlinburg, TN with family and friends. However, what he loved most was his family. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Janice (Robinson) Parker; children, Julie Parker and Jimmy (Kristen) Parker; grandsons, Griffin and Gannon Parker. Joe is also survived by brothers, David and Donald Parker; sister, Janice Golish. Funeral services for Mr. Parker will be held at New Hope Church, Greenwood on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 10am. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4 until 8pm at Flanner and Buchanan – Speedway. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery.
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