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Donald Dean Parkhurst

September 21, 1948 ~ February 9, 2019 (age 70)

Donald  Dean  Parkhurst age  70, of Morenci, MI, died February 9, 2019, at Toledo Hospital after an extended illness. He was born September 21, 1948 in Adrian, MI, to Lawrence & Catherine Parkhurst. Don attended Onsted High School. Don married Nancy (Henning) Parkhurst on August 18, 1989, she survives. Don retired from Adrian Steel after many years of service. Don was an avid hunter and loved fishing, camping, fixing things and helping people.  Don was also a member of the Morenci Sportsman Club.  Don is survived by his wife Nancy, three sons, Jeff (Tina) Parkhurst from Fayette, OH, Jamie Parkhurst from Morenci, MI, Jerred (fiancee Heidi Brown) from Lyman, South Carolina, one daughter, Shelley (John) Dawson from Ft. Wayne, IN, three grandchildren, Lacey Alvarez, Joey Alvarez and Justin Theobald, three great grandchildren, Andre Alvarez, Brina Alvarez and Logan Alvarez, one brother, Steven (Tammy) Parkhurst of Onsted, one sister, Sharon (Tom) Davis of Alvordton, OH, and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother Ronald Parkhurst.  Arrangements have been made for cremation. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday February 16, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Medina Federated Church, 12603 Medina Rd, Hudson, MI 49247. Pastor Darren Lemmon will officiate the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family.

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