BLOOMINGDALE - Martha Parker, 92, of Bloomingdale, passed away peacefully Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Born in West Milford she was the daughter of the late William and Agnus Marion. Martha was predeceased by her husbands, Lester Romaine in 1966 and James Parker in 1988, and eight siblings, Howard, Jim, Charlie, Amus, Bernice, Elsie, Guise and Florence. She is survived by her daughter, Jane Courtright, of Florida; stepson, James Parker Jr., of South Carolina; and her loving grandson, Jonathan Hendricks and his wife, Donna, of Hamburg. She also is survived by six grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and 14 nieces and nephews. A graveside memorial will be held Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Cemetery, 454 Germantown Road, West Milford. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to help offset funeral expenses. All donations may be mailed to the funeral home. Information and condolences may be offered to the family at www.sticklesolteszfuneralhome.com.
Published in The New Jersey Herald on Feb. 11, 2014