October 26, 2013
John A. Parker, 68, of Liverpool, passed away peacefully on Saturday at home with his family by his side. John was born in Fulton and graduated from G. Ray Bodley High School. He was employed for 25 years at Nestle Foods in Fulton before becoming the owner and operator of Heid’s of Liverpool. John was an avid outdoors-man, especially enjoying boating and fishing in the Adirondacks. He truly appreciated the small beauties in life.
He was predeceased by his father, John E. Parker.
Surviving to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Sandra (Saya) of Liverpool; his children, Vicki (Jeff) Hohman of Fulton; Lynne (Ron) Cerniglia of Raleigh, NC; Daniel (Kimberly) Parker of Fulton; Mark (Sara) Burlingame of Poughkeepsie, NY; Beth (Brian) King of Liverpool; his mother, Grace Parker of Fulton; brother, Randall (Caryl) Parker of New Hampshire; sisters, Nancy (Gene) Pratt of Victor, NY; Patricia (Dale) Lamb of Red Creek, NY; his grandchildren, Joseph and Jacob McDermott; Sam Cerniglia; Preston Parker; Mark Jr. and Max Burlingame; Madeleine King; an unborn granddaughter expected in December; many nieces, nephews, and friends, including his Heid’s Restaurant family.
Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday October 31, 2013 at 10:00 AM at the Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Warners.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 4 to 7 PM at the funeral home, 3541 State Route 31, Baldwinsville.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in John’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, Memorial Processing Center, 6725 Lyons St. PO Box 7 East Syracuse, NY 13057.