Maple Hill Funeral Home
3300 Shawnee Drive
Kansas City, KS 66106
(913) 831-3345


1928 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Donald E. Parsons, 85, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at Maple Hill Funeral Home. Services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the chapel. Entombment will follow services in the mausoleum at Maple Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to KC Hospice House and Palliative Care. Donald was born March 28, 1928, in Kansas City, Kan., to Wallace William and Gladys Parsons. Donald was united in marriage to Velma (Walleck) Parsons and together they shared 62 years together. He served his country in the United States Air Force. He had 42 years of dedicated service with Santa Fe R.R. before his retirement and played in the Argentine Reunion Band for 20 years. Donald is survived by his wife, Velma Parsons, his sons, Bill Parsons and James C. Poe, his brother, Jerry Parsons, his sister, Shirley Coones, his grandchildren, James Poe, Lucas Poe, Vanessa Poe, Meredith Poe and Wess Parson, and 10 great grandchildren. Online condolences may be left at www.maplehillfuneralhome.com Maple Hill, 913.831.3345

Published in Kansas City Star on Oct. 6, 2013
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