Ledoris Parker

Sioux Falls

Ledoris Parker, 94, passed away May 11, 2019, at Good Samaritan Village in Sioux Falls.

Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday, May 15, at 10 a.m. at St. Wilfrid Catholic Church in Woonsocket with Fr. Jim Friedrich officiating. Visitation was held at the church at 8:30 a.m. and Rosary at 9:30 a.m. Internment was at the St. Wilfrid Catholic Cemetery.

Ledoris was born on May 4, 1925, to Albert and Mary Forbes. She was united in marriage with Charles (Bud) Parker on July 28, 1947, in Woonsocket, where they made their home and raised their five children.

Ledoris was very active at St. Wilfrid Catholic Church all her life. Many hours were spent with church activities like singing in choir. In her earlier years, she worked in the parish office.

Ledoris is survived by her five children, Nita Chapman of Jemez Springs, N.M., Julie (Ken) Kirk of Austin, Texas, Darial (Dave) Hoffman of Winnebago, Minn., Lynn (Gary) Jensen and Roger (Becky) Parker of Sioux Falls; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jody (Al) Ernster and Janice (Volney Frank) Warner; one brother, Jim (Marge) Forbes; two sisters-in-law, Delores (George) Zilko and Lois Forbes; and many nieces and nephews.

Ledoris was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles (Bud) Parker; siblings, Mary Castillo, Bob Forbes, and John Forbes; grandson, Joseph Kirk; and great-granddaughter, Courtney Heinzmann.  

Comments are closed.