Mary J. Parker

Mary J. Parker, 88, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Valley View.

She was born on Oct. 22, 1929, in Canton and was the daughter of Frank Saxton and Helen Fields Saxon.

She was a homemaker and member of Pine Street United Methodist Church. She had worked for Acme and Curchoe Markets retiring in 1973. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, and spoiling her grandchildren.

She is survived by four granddaughters, Robin Koskey Telles, Jennifer Koskey, Julie Koskey, Melissa Gasparovic; two great-grandchildren; and one brother, Frank Saxton.

She was predeceased by her husband, Robert D Parker; and daughter, Helen K. Parker.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, in Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine St., Williamsport, with Reverend Doug Eberly officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at the church from 10 to 11 a.m.

Family will provide flowers and suggest memorial contributions be made to Pine Street United Methodist Church.

Kaufman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.