Janet Rae Parke, 62, Brazil, died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.
She was born Jan. 7, 1946, in Indianapolis, as the daughter of Raymond and Sarah Mitchell Jones.
She graduated from Ben Davis High School. She married William R. Parke, who has preceded her in death. She attended the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Brazil.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband William and one daughter, Dorothy J. Sparks.
She is survived by her partner of 21 years, Jeff A. Welch, two sons, Rick and Robert Parke, three sisters, Debby Goodrich of Morgantown, Ind., Brenda S. McClung, Bargersville, Ind., and Lilnda Wollam, Morgantown, Ind., three brothers, Nigel Newlin, Bloomington, Myron Mayhew, Noblesville, Ind., and Rex Newlin, Kansas, four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide cremation services. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.
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