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Marguerite Ann Parker, age 78, of Redgranite, passed away peacefully, Thursday evening, June 27, 2019 at Preston Place in Redgranite.

She was born Oct. 18, 1940 in Warrens, the daughter of James and Mary (Foley) Abbott. She married Verlin Parker on Aug. 30, 1957, and together had six children. Marguerite retired from Central Wisconsin Veterans Home, King, and loved going shopping, cooking, watching movies, reading, playing cards, and board games. She loved spending time with family and friends and would attend as many family events as she could.

Marguerite is survived by three sons, Gary (Teresa) Parker, Ripon, Vern Parker Jr, Neshkoro, and David Parker, Redgranite; three daughters, Michelle (Harlen) Imm, Redgranite, Deanna (Rob) Juday, Wautoma, and Shannon Parker, Oshkosh; 21 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; two brothers, Dana Busker, Madison, and Joe Busker, AZ; two sisters, Pat (Dennis) Vorwald and Nan Griffin, Warrens; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Julie Schlichter; brother, Rodney Busker; brother-in-law, Donald Griffin; and great granddaughter, Crystal Parker.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Leikness Funeral Home, Wautoma, with a luncheon to follow. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home on Sunday, July 7, 2019 from 12 p.m. until the time of services at 1 p.m. Leikness Funeral Home of Wautoma assisted the family with arrangements.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Tim Rosin for taking on the responsibility of guardianship and the staff at Preston Place and Hospice for providing excellent care to Marguerite.