Francis Parker Obituary

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Francis B. Parker

June 12, 1942 - April 17, 2014
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Francis B. Parker 71, a longtime resident of Manchester, NH, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Keene, NH. He was born in Athol, MA, June 12, 1942, the son of the late Harold and Dorothy Parker. He worked for many years with B&B Shoe Company in Manchester. Mr. Parker had a special love of music and enjoyed playing the harmonica. He also enjoyed fishing, flower gardening, and classic car shows. He is survived by two children, Lynn Quade and her husband, Patrick, of Rindge, NH, David Parker and his wife, Mary Jo, of Manchester, NH; two grandchildren, Nicholas Leroux of Keene, NH,...
Francis B. Parker 71, a longtime resident of Manchester, NH, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Keene, NH.

He was born in Athol, MA, June 12, 1942, the son of the late Harold and Dorothy Parker.

He worked for many years with B&B Shoe Company in Manchester.

Mr. Parker had a special love of music and enjoyed playing the harmonica. He also enjoyed fishing, flower gardening, and classic car shows.

He is survived by two children, Lynn Quade and her husband, Patrick, of Rindge, NH, David Parker and his wife, Mary Jo, of Manchester, NH; two grandchildren, Nicholas Leroux of Keene, NH, Robert Leroux Jr. of Jaffrey, NH; five brothers, John Parker of Ulster Park, NY, Robert Parker of Meriden, CT. Harold Parker Jr. of Manchester, NH, Stephen Desmond of Winchester, NH, Theodore Desmond of Bristol, VT; two sisters, Mary Desmond of Winchester, NH, Bonnie Kerby of Liberty Hill, TX; his step-mother, Thelma Parker of Hinsdale, NH; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Arthur Parker in 1999.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 26th at 11:00 AM in the Village Church, 121 Cobble Hill Road, West Swanzey, NH. Family and friends are welcome. Burial in the Monadnock View Cemetery, Keene, will be private.

In lieu of flowers, for those who wish, donations may be made in Mr. Parker's memory to the World Vision (www.worldvision.org), PO Box 9716, Federal Way, WA 98063.

The Foley Funeral Home of Keene, is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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