Michael Lavern Parker, 38, Little Turkey Lake, died Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at his residence.
He was born November 7, 1974, in Auburn, Ind., to James M. and Judy A. (Ray) Parker.
He was a 1993 graduate of DeKalb High School and attended ITT Technical Institute in Fort Wayne. He worked in production for various factories in the area and was a member of Cedar Lake Church of Brethren in rural Auburn, Ind.
Surviving are his parents, Jim and Judy Parker, Little Turkey Lake; one brother and sister-in-law, Jeremiah and Joy Parker, Auburn, Ind.; and two nephews, Jaxon and Armani Parker.
Memorial service was held Saturday, July 20, at Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Waterloo, Ind., with Pastor Duane Grady officiating.
Private family burial will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to Parkview Noble Hospice or Cedar Lake Church of Brethren.
Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Waterloo, Ind., was in charge of arrangements.