This beautiful woman was delivered into the arms of her Lord, surrounded by her loving family, on January 15, 2014, at age 83. She was born September 6, 1930, in St. Johns. Lavina was a member of Holt United Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening with her husband, canning, camping, and any event that brought the family together.
Surviving are: her husband of 67 years, Ken; daughter, Vicki (John) Grant; son, Steve Parker (Lynn Douglas); 7 grandchildren, Jamie, Jim, JoLynn, Kenn, Chloe, Damon, and Courtney; 15 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Donna Moshkosky and Barbara Ward. She was preceded in death by: her son, Perry Parker, and several siblings.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 20, 2014, at Holt United Methodist Church, 2321 N. Aurelius Rd., with The Rev. Dr. Glenn M. Wagner officiating. The family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holt United Methodist Church in memory of Lavina Parker.