Dad died on Tuesday May 20, 2014 in Houston at Memorial Medical Center Hospice. Please see the In Memoriam page on this site for his Eulogy and Obituaries. We will remember him Memorial Day weekend and all those to come as a loving man who served as soldier & surgeon to thousands. He served as dad to four daughters who will all miss him as well as his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
by Linda Parker Woodward
Oldest daughter of 4 born to Dr. Sterling Glen & Margery Butler Parker in Oak Park, IL. Worked as corporate/technical writer for 45 years in Ann Arbor & Houston before retiring to Atlanta area. Daughter is Dr. Stacey Cathleen Heit, married to Dr. Larry Heit; they have 4 children, my GC. Various homes as troop train baby while dad was in Adak in WWII but settled in Decatur, IL in 1948-1960. M.A. in English, The U of Michigan; B.S. in Educ., Northwestern U-Evanston.