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Lester Ray Parrish

March 30, 1927 November 10, 2018
Lester Ray Parrish
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Obituary for Lester Ray Parrish

Lester R. Parrish, 91, of Kankakee, IL died on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Miller Health Care Center in Kankakee, IL.. He was born of March 30, 1927, in Hopkins Park, IL, the son of Rollie and Bernice Dick Parrish. : He married Norma Block on June 26, 1948 in Momence, IL.

Survivors include his wife Norma Parrish, of 70 years, of Kankakee, IL. One daughter and two sons-in-law: Susan and Bill Phelps of Momence, and Brian Middaugh of Minneapolis, MN. One sister Marjorie Smith of Bourbonnais, IL and one sister-in-law: Lois Parrish of Clifton, IL. Also surviving are three grandchildren; Virginia Phelps, Robert Phelps and Brian Middaugh, Jr. and six great grandchildren; Kody Lawrence, Kolten and Kayden Villareal, Jax and Jolee Phelps and Brielle Middaugh.

He was preceded in death by his daughter; Linda Middaugh, his parents, 1 sister; Inez Dugan and six brothers; Lloyd, Lawrence, Bernard, Duane, Jack and Emil Parrish.

He had retired from Mobil Chemical and Val Spar after 42 years. He also owned Parrish Antiques in Momence, IL for over 25 years. He had been a member of the First United Methodist Church in Momence, IL. He enjoyed attending auctions and going antiquing. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.


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Visitation

Thursday

15

Nov

10:00 AM 11/15/2018 10:00:00 AM - 12:30 PM 11/15/2018 12:30:00 PM
Cotter Funeral Home

224 E. Washington St.
Momence, IL 60954

Cotter Funeral Home
224 E. Washington St. Momence 60954 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Thursday

15

Nov

12:30 PM 11/15/2018 12:30:00 PM
Cotter Funeral Home

224 E. Washington St.
Momence, IL 60954

Cotter Funeral Home
224 E. Washington St. Momence 60954 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Kankakee Memorial Gardens Cemetery Final Resting Place

15 S 3000E Rd
Kankakee, IL 60901

15 S 3000E Rd Kankakee 60901 IL
United States

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