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Yvonne W. Parker

February 9, 2019

Yvonne W. Parker, 95, of Watertown, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 2 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Watertown with the Rev. Rodney Warnecke officiating. Family and friends may gather at the church from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Burial will take place at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. John’s Church and School or Lakeside Lutheran High School would be appreciated. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.

Yvonne W. Parrish was born on March 28, 1923, to William and Elena (nee Stowell) Parrish in Cass City, Michigan. On June 17, 1939, she married Kenneth R. Parker in Cass City, Michigan. She enjoyed needlework, cooking, puzzles, crocheting and sewing. Yvonne loved spending quality time with her family.

She is survived by two sons, Gary (Darlene) Parker of Evansville, Indiana, and Larry (Ruth) Parker of Watertown; grandchildren, Dr. Micah (Amy) Parker of Riverside, California, Kim (Tim) Horst of Evansville, Indiana, Matthew Parker of Evansville, Indiana, Seth (Raquel) Parker of Dallas, Texas, Emily (Benjamin) Schmitz of Watertown; great-grandchildren, Emma Parker, Jonah Parker, Gracie Joy Parker, Joshua Horst, Eleanor Horst, Willa Horst, Viktor Parker, Alan Parker, Samuel Schmitz; and brother, Roger Parrish of Cass City, Michigan.

Yvonne was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Parker; and siblings Steven, Minnie, Dean, Sheldon and Dale Parrish.

Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service

611 E. Main St. Watertown

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