MOUNT VERNON — Roger Dean Parker, 72, of Mount Vernon, died July 25, 2019, at New Life Hospice in Lorain.

Roger was born July 23, 1947, in Mount Vernon, the son of Clinton and Rachel (Daugherty) Parker.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Ronald Eugeen Parker and Richard F. Parker; four sisters, Louise Baker, Marjorie Ann Riel, Esta Lee Strauser and Constance Jane Hunter. Surviving are nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, at Liberty Chapel Cemetery.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Roger Dean Parker.


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