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Delbert D. "Cricket" Parson
October 14, 1940 - October 30, 2021

Delbert D.

Delbert D. "Cricket" Parson
Oct 14, 1940 - Oct 30, 2021

Delbert D.
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Delbert D. Parson
Delbert D. Parson "Cricket" passed away 2021. Delbert was born October 14, 1940, in Norris to Raymond and Mildred (Holford). He married Beverly Kamlager in March of 1960. She survives. Also surviving are three sons, Del (Vickie) of Galesburg, Kim (Nicky) of Vancouver, WA and Dana (Stephanie) of Avon, three grandchildren Caleb (Macey), Tanner and Macie, three great grandchildren, two sisters Monie Franzoni and Palma Miller and several nieces and nephews.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, one brothers and one sister.

Delbert worked in Chicago on a mink farm then in Bensonville for the railroad, and as a laborer in Springfield. He later worked for Kamlager Electric and went on to retire from IBEW Local 34 after 61 years. He was a member of the Masonic lodge 734 for 46 Years. He served on the Fulton County board and zoning board of Appels and was Assistant Boy Scout Master for troop 124. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A visitation will he held Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. A Masonic service will be held following the visitation at 6:00 p.m. with a funeral service to follow the Masonic Service. Cremation rites will be accorded following the services.
Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Boy Scout Troop #124.
To leave online condolences, or to view Del's video tribute, please visit www.oakshinesfuneralhome.com

Marv Alwes on Nov 10, 2021

Sorry for your loss. What a nice family you have for support. Our family really appreciated that you and Del came to my mom & dad's (Maxine & Earl's) wiener roasts on the farm. Marv & Joy Alwes

Jacque L. Werry on Nov 4, 2021

Sorry for your loss. prayers for the family. Jacque & Joyce Atkins

Oaks-Hines Funeral Home on Nov 3, 2021

oakshines on Nov 3, 2021

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Joyce Newsom on Nov 2, 2021

My condolences to the Parson family for the loss of your spouse, brother, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. May you be lifted a little from your grief knowing that there’s lots of prayers coming your way.
Joyce Newsom and members of the St John Church Unleashed in Grand Prairie, TX.

Stanley and Marty Balbinot on Nov 1, 2021

We are so very sorry for your loss. ...Stanley and Marty Balbinot

Marianne L Pilkington on Oct 31, 2021

We are so sorry for your loss. Marianne and Vic Pilkington

Deb Eskridge on Oct 31, 2021

So very sorry for your loss. Blessings to his family and friends.

Janet Edmonds on Oct 31, 2021

My heartfelt sympathy and prayers to the family. May the God of all comfort and tender mercies comfort and strengthen you through this difficult time of mourning. 2 Corinthians 1:3 r

virginia Juraco-Price on Oct 31, 2021

So sorry for your loss Dana and Stephanie. Prayers for you all.

Deb Gunderson on Oct 31, 2021

CandleDearest Kim, Nicky and family. Our heartfelt condolences go to you all.
Love Jerry and Deb

Janice Emmons on Oct 31, 2021

Del was like a Father to Brian and I. We will miss him greatly. My prayers go out to his family. God Bless.

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Nov
4
Thursday
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home ~ Canton
1601 East Chestnut Street
Canton, IL 61520
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Nov
4
Thursday
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home ~ Canton
1601 East Chestnut Street
Canton, IL 61520
6:00 PM


Service

Nov
4
Thursday
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home ~ Canton
1601 East Chestnut Street
Canton, IL 61520
6:15 PM


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