Sandra Parker

Sandra K Parker, 82, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, March 7th, 2023 at Northwest Health-La Porte in La Porte, IN.


She was born February 26th, 1941 in South Bend, Indiana, the daughter of Kenneth Bealor and Lois (Pearson) Bealor.


Sandra was a longtime member of the Door Village United Methodist Church.  Sandra was a fun-loving person enjoying many things in life. She even had the patience to drive a school bus for many years. She loved to bowl, camping with her family, baking her favorite goods and hosting all her holiday family get togethers at her home. She also loved playing cards, especially euchre, doing puzzles, going to the casino and watching her favorite programs on the Hallmark channel. But Sandra's true passion in life was just being with her family most importantly her grandchildren. 


On May 14th, 1961, she married Larry L. Parker who preceded in death March 3rd, 2011.


She is survived by her two sons, Douglas (Tina) Parker of La Porte, IN, James (Nicole) Parker of South Bend, IN; daughter, Lori (Scott) Ehrick of La Porte, IN; two sisters, Iona Gring, Sue Smith; eight grandchildren, Kenneth (Katie) Parker, Erin Parker, Matt (Sarah) Lilly, Dustin (Hailey) Parker, Jessica Parker, Alannah Walsh, Tyler (Chloe) Ehrick, Cody Ehrich; three great granchildren Lilly, Penny, and Oliver Parker.


Sandra was preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph, Gene, Richard, Williard, David, Clifford, and Robert Bealor.


Arrangements are being entrusted to Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Avenue, La Porte, IN where the family will receive friends Friday, March 10 from 11 am until 1 PM. A life celebration will be held at the funeral home at 1 PM.  A private interment will follow at the Swan Lake Cemetery at a later date.


Memorial contributions may be made to the May be made to the charity of your choice in Sandra's name.


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