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Obituary for Edward Travis "Ed" Parker

Edward Travis Parker 77, of Groton, New York died June 2, 2022 at Upstate Community Hospital.

Born April 12, 1945 in Jersey City, New Jersey he was the son of the late Travis and Betty Bonsall Parker.

He had joined the United States Navy and had worked in the local area for various companies in construction and as a welder. Ed was an avid NASCAR racing fan and enjoyed traveling especially to Florida and found time to fish and boat.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years Judy Ellis Parker and his daughter, Charlene (Steve) Uhrovcik of Groton, Travis Parker of Newfield , eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings, Gary Parker of Portland, Oregon and Sharon (Dick) Buechell of Dryden, several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his son, Tim Parker in 2011, great- grandson, Xavier and daughter-in-law Tabetha Parker in 2016.

Memorial services will be held at a later date for the family and Ed will be buried in Pine Grove cemetery in Lansing.

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Zirbel funeral home 115 Williams St. Groton has care of arrangements