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Donald Miles Parker Obituary
Parker, Donald Miles A veteran fire fighter and Captain of the Gary, Indiana Fire Department, age 56, passed away in his home on March 12, 2014. He was a proud West Side High School Cougar class of 1975. He continued his education at Indiana University Northwest where he played basketball for two years before entering into the workforce. He served as a fire fighter in the Gary community in which he lived and loved for 33 years. He was set to retire in June 2014. He was the son of the late Garfield and Ramogene Parker. He is survived by his children, Johnny, Christopher, Erica, Shenae and Jaleesa; 2 brothers, Barrington and Garland; and 2 sisters, Monica and Charlotte; he has a host of cousins, including Mrs. Rubye Clay and other close relatives. Captain Donald Parker's body will be laid to rest at Evergreen Cemetery, 3815 West 39th Avenue, Hobart, IN, on TUESDAY, March 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in Lot 6A. His visitation wake will be held at Guy & Allen Funeral Home located at 2959 W. 11th Ave, Gary, IN 46404, FRIDAY, March 21, 2014 between 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and family visitation between 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Flowers and tributes can also be sent to the funeral home. The Memorial Service will be held SATURDAY, March 22, 2014 at the St. Timothy Community Church, 1600 West 25th Ave., Gary, Indiana. Doors will open at 10:30 a.m. and service will start promptly at 11:00 a.m.

Published in the Post Tribune on Mar. 18, 2014
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