Elmer Parks Obituary

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Elmer L. Parks

May 18, 1924 - April 14, 2014
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Elmer L. Parks, 89, of Harrisburg, passed away Monday April 14, 2014 , in Cumberland Crossings, South Middletown Twp. He was born May 18,1924, in Harrisburg, the son of the late Elmer and Bertha (Frank) Parks, and preceded in death by his sister, Kathryn Horstick. Elmer was a member of Shepherdstown United Methodist Church and a United States Army Air Corp Veteran of WWII. He loved doing photography, enjoyed golfing and being on his boat. He cherished the moments that were spent with his wife Eleanor M. (Eslinger) Parks and two lovely daughters, Cynthia A. and husband Richard Campbell of York, and Cheryl E. and husband David Lewis, of...
Elmer L. Parks, 89, of Harrisburg, passed away Monday April 14, 2014 , in Cumberland Crossings, South Middletown Twp. He was born May 18,1924, in Harrisburg, the son of the late Elmer and Bertha (Frank) Parks, and preceded in death by his sister, Kathryn Horstick.
Elmer was a member of Shepherdstown United Methodist Church and a United States Army Air Corp Veteran of WWII. He loved doing photography, enjoyed golfing and being on his boat. He cherished the moments that were spent with his wife Eleanor M. (Eslinger) Parks and two lovely daughters, Cynthia A. and husband Richard Campbell of York, and Cheryl E. and husband David Lewis, of Etters, and also his pride and joy, five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Graveside services with full Military Honors will be at 1:00 PM, Friday, April 25, 2014, at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 7:00 Pm, Thursday April 24, 2014, in Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

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