Roger Dean Parker, age 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 and four sisters Louise Baker, Marjorie Ann Riel, Esta Lee Strauser and Constance Jane Hunter. Surviving are nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 1, 2019 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.