Priscilla Nuzum Parker, Janesville and Brodhead, WI (1930-2014)
May 22, 1930 - July 3, 2014
Priscilla N. Parker, age 84, of Janesville, and Brodhead, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Cedar Crest Independent Living in Janesville. She was born in Janesville, on May 22, 1930, the daughter of the late Dr. Thomas and Dorothy (Langdon) Nuzum. Priscilla graduated from Carleton College in 1952, and later married Robert E. Parker in Janesville, in 1954. He predeceased her in 1989. Priscilla was an owner and insurance agent with the Parker-Anderson Agency in Brodhead, for many years. She also was an active volunteer to many organizations, both in Brodhead ,and Janesville.
Priscilla is survived by her five children: Robert (Mary Jo) Parker of Lisle, IL, Timothy (Maureen) Parker of Janesville, Jenny (Dave) Emery of North Granby, CT, Nathan Parker of Thailand, and Dorothy (Joe) Schuller of Milwaukee; and her 10 grandchildren: Zach, Brandon, and Rachel Parker; John and Michael Parker; Nina, Robert, and Ellie Emery; and Molly Clare and Sara Priscilla Schuller. She is further survived by her siblings: Tim (Claude) Nuzum of Paris, France, Gretchen (Ed) Weston of Rock Hill, SC, Sara Burchard of Burlington, VT, Julia (John) Mueller of Appleton, WI; and her sister-in-law, Bette Nuzum of Balwin, MO. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Richard Nuzum.
A Celebration honoring Priscilla's Life will be held on Sunday, July 27, 2014, beginning at 2 PM with an informal sharing of memories at
4 PM. Light refreshments will be served in the social lounge at the funeral home. Memorials would be greatly appreciated if they were made in Priscilla's name to Cedar Crest.
Whitcomb - Lynch Funeral Home & Cremation Services
21 S. Austin Road, Janesville, WI (608) 752-2444