Fred Wendell Parkhurst

M, #39, b. 10 Jul 1907, d. 6 Oct 2006
Fred Wendell Parkhurst
1907-2006
Father*Bertiz Eben Parkhurst b. 19 Feb 1869, d. 6 Feb 1916
Mother*Lula Viola Dane b. 25 Mar 1878, d. 4 Aug 1922
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Chronological Events

Birth*10 Jul 1907 Fred Wendell Parkhurst was born on 10 Jul 1907 at Dunstable, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
 He was the son of Bertiz Eben Parkhurst and Lula Viola Dane
Marriage*3 Jan 1931 Fred Wendell Parkhurst married Adelaide Gertrude Snow, daughter of Franklin Weatherbee Snow and Lizzie Parker Newcomb, on 3 Jan 1931 at Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States.1 
Death*6 Oct 2006 Fred Wendell Parkhurst died on 6 Oct 2006, at age 99 at Epoch Assisted Living, Brewster, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States.1 
Obituary8 Oct 2006  OBITUARY: BREWSTER - Fred W. Parkhurst, 99, died Friday at Epoch Assisted Living of Brewster. He was the husband of the late Adelaide (Snow) Parkhurst.

Born in Dunstable, Mr. Parkhurst was raised and educated in Chelmsford. In 1927, he enlisted with the U.S. National Guard, serving for three years. He worked for the Osterman Coal Co., and Daniel Gage Coal Co., both in Lowell. From 1950 to 1959, he owned and operated the Couple Square Diner in Lowell.

Mr. Parkhurst moved to Brewster in 1959 to work as a finish carpenter and was a member of the Brewster Board of Trade, the William North Lodge of Lowell for more than 50 years, the Mt. Pleasant Country Club in Lowell, and the Captains Course in Brewster.

Mr. Parkhurst leaves two sons, Fred W. Parkhurst of Gilford, N.H., and Richard E. Parkhurst of Harwich; three stepdaughters, Althea E. Alling of Brewster, Jane G. Wright of Arizona, and June Alexander of Harwich; and 14 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was also the stepfather of the late Arnold Garrow.

A private service will be held at a later date.

Memorial gifts may be made to the National MS Society, Central N.E. Chapter, 101A First Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451-1115.

Published in the Cape Cod Times (Hyannis, MA) - October 8, 2006.2
 
Burial*23 Oct 2006 He was buried on 23 Oct 2006 at Brewster Cemetery, Brewster, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 16327335.3 

Family

Adelaide Gertrude Snow b. 8 Oct 1903, d. 6 Aug 1995
Children

Citations

  1. [S44] Malcolm K. McKown, Personal Knowledge.
  2. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States, #79. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.