William E. Parker
William E. Parker, 67 of Earleville, MD, died on November 4, 2016 in Christiana Hospital.
Mr. Parker was born on June 16, 1949, son of the late Lewis C. and Mary Walker Parker. He was born in Wilmington, DE and at the age of 10 his family moved year around to Grove Point, Earleville. Bill was a 1967 graduate of Bohemia Manor High School and attended University of Maryland for 2 years. He was employed by Bohemia Vista Yacht Basin from the age of 17 and continued until 2006, when he had a stroke.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Parker.
Bill is survived by his son, Brian Parker of Earleville; a sister, Mary Lou Parker of Earleville; 3 brothers, Bob Parker (Carolyn) of Dayton, MD, Dave Parker of Townsend, DE and Steve Parker (Karen) of Earleville; 2 grandsons, Colin and Darren Parker; his lifelong friend and caregiver, Walter Allen of Earleville as well as 4 nephews.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, November 10 from 6 to 8 pm in the Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech, 118 W. Cross St. Galena, MD.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be offered to Upper Bay Ruritan’s c/o Fred Schrader, PO Box 224, Earleville, MD. 21919
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