Maurice L. Parkins, 83, Glen Haven, passed away peacefully in his sleep surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Nov. 24 at Orchard Manor Nursing Home in rural Lancaster.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bloomington, with Father John Meinholz officiating. Burial with military honors will be at Dodge Cemetery in Beetown Township. Visitation was held on Tuesday, Nov. 27 from 3–7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church and on Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the church. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Maurice L. Parkins Memorial Fund has been established. Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory in Bloomington is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at www.martinschwartzfuneralhomes.com.
A complete obituary is in the November 28, 2018 issue of The Platteville Journal.