Jeffrey Ward Parker (58) resident of Plummer, ID passed away at his home on March 21, 2023. He was born to Michael and Lois Parker on January 2, 1965, in Walla Walla, WA. Jeff grew up between Oregon, California, and Walla Walla.
Over the years Jeff worked many jobs to support himself and took time off to serve as a caregiver for his terminally ill father. He married twice which resulted in having 3 children, Justin Parker, Audrey Parker, and Ashley Parker. In 2007 Jeff relocated to Idaho specifically the St. Maries and Plummer areas. Locally, he worked at the Coeur d’ Alene Casino and Zips. Jeff enjoyed hanging out in the woods, hunting, and fishing.
Jeff is survived by his children Justin Parker, Audrey Parker, and Ashley Parker; brother Michael Parker of Plummer, ID; sister Trina (Tom) Fuller of Emida, ID; stepfather Mel (Melanie) Gallagher of Plummer, ID; aunt Molly Warren of Fernwood, ID; 6 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents Michael Parker and Lois Gallagher, niece Shante Parker, grandparents, numerous aunts and uncles.
A Potluck Celebration of Life will be held on May 6, 2023, at 2:00 pm at the Emida Community Center.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Jeffrey
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Hodge Funeral Home