Gene D. Parkinson (1918 - 2014)

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Gene D. Parkinson
8/1/1918 - 5/24/14

Gene D. Parkinson, born on August 1, 1918 in Nampa, Idaho, passed away on May 24, 2014 in Auburn, Calif., at the age of 95 years.
Previously Gene worked as a Roofing Contractor, but spent his later years active in Land Development. He proudly served his country through the United States Army, and was a Pearl Harbor Survivor. His memberships included: the Elks, Midway Veterans, and the American Legion.
Gene is survived by his cherished wife of 63 years, Betty J. Parkinson, loving children; Carolyn Arnett, Gussie-Donna Parkinson (Ron Wilson), Joan Reynolds, Roger Steiner, and Lee Jeff Parkinson (Nancy). His brother, Don Parkinson, sister, Mildred Cole and many loving grandchildren, numbering 83, totaling five generations, as well as nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Friday May 30, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Lambert Funeral Home Chapel. Followed by services on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Lambert Funeral Home Chapel, 400 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, Calif. Burial with military honors to follow services at Mount Vernon Memorial Park, 8201 Greenback Lane, Fair Oaks, Calif.
Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on May 29, 2014
Arrangements under the direction of:
Lambert Funeral Home
400 Douglas Blvd | Roseville, CA 95678 | (916) 783-0474
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