Paul D. Parker, 76, passed away on Sunday, January 9, 2022 after a brief illness. Paul grew up in Pepperell, MA and later resided in Mason, NH. Paul was born during a snowstorm on May 3, 1945 in Nashua, NH, and was the son of the late Glenn R. and Dorothy Holt Parker, of Pepperell.
Paul attended Pepperell schools and joined the U.S. Marine Corps at the age of 17. His occupations included machinist for Insco Corp. and more recently was a driver for R.H. Willson in Pepperell. Others might remember Paul for the meticulous tile work he performed in his earlier years, while in business for himself.
Paul is survived by his children, daughter Katherine Parker Joyce and her husband David, of Lancaster, MA, and son Daniel Parker and his wife Jennifer, of Nashua, NH, as well as his devoted partner of over 30 years, Cynthia White of Mason, NH, and children Gretchen White Robie and Roger, of Grafton, NH and Kyle White of Lebanon, NH. He also leaves granddaughters, Josephine Joyce, Naomi Joyce, Sarah Parker and Breanna Reisert.
Paul was the youngest of seven children. He is predeceased by siblings Nina Parker Sheldon, Glenn Parker Jr., Phyllis, Peter, and Norma Parker. He is survived by his brother Dana Parker and Elfriede of Pepperell, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Paul will be remembered for his good heart and sense of humor. He always had an entertaining story to share, as well as a helping hand. He was one of a kind and will be missed tremendously by those who love him.
Services are private at the request of his family.