Canby Funeral Chapel
Molalla Funeral Chapel
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Donna Lea Parker
date of birth November 26 1938
date of death June 10 2020
On Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Donna Lea Parker loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother passed away at the age of 81. She was born on November 26, 1938 in Toutle, Washington to Paul Parker and Lea Bergevin (Helmig).
She was raised in Molalla Oregon and graduated from Molalla high school in 1956. She resided in Arizona for a short time but returned home to Oregon to raise her son in Canby with her family. She worked at Textronix as an electronic assembler, for close to 18 years until she retired at the age of 42.
Donna had a passion for nature and all living things. She enjoyed camping, exploring and traveling. She was also fond of drawing and painting. Her artwork work consisted of animals and landscapes and were enjoyed by her friends and family. She was an avid music lover, she enjoyed Neil Diamond, Styx, and Reba McEntire to name a few. She was known for her compassionate spirit, infectious smile and kind heart.
Donna is preceded in death by her father, mother and two brothers. She is survived by her son; Jim, granddaughter; Sarah; and her three grandchildren, Owen, Livia and Evan and several cousins.
A funeral service were held for her on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at Adams cemetery in Molalla, Oregon where she was remembered by close friends and family.
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Candle lit by Staff at Canby-Molalla Funeral Chapel Our sincere condolences.
Candle lit by Mary Dygert Donna may you rest in peace with your brother & your mom. You will be missed her on earth by family & friends. Mary & Ted D