Irven K. Parker, 75
Irven K. "Irv" Parker, age 75, of Farmington, passed away on July 4.
Irv was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Suzie Parker; grandsons, Joshua and Michael Parker; siblings, Darrel Parker, Donna Simon, Wanda McDaniel and Glen Parker; and brother-in-law, Keith Keltgen.
He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Delores "Dee"; children, Jeff (Sharon), Scott, and William (Kim) Parker, and Kara Parker; grandchildren, Hailey, Kaitlin and Matthew Parker, Laura, Melissa, and Sarah Parker, and Jesse and Kylie Peterson; sister, Bev Keltgen; sister-in-law, Phyllis Parker; brothers-in-law, Donnie Simon and Bill McDaniel; nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 11, at Faith United Methodist Church, 710 8th St., Farmington, with visitation and viewing from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, July 10, at the White Funeral Home, 901 3rd St., Farmington (651-463-7374). A gathering of family and friends will be 1 hour prior to service at church. Interment at Emmanuel Cemetery, Farmington.
Memorials will be donated to South Dakota State University, Parker Family Agriculture Scholarship Fund.