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Blue Funeral Home (Marion)
Wednesday November 24th, 2021
2:00pm

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Steve Parkhurst

Steve Gordon Parkhurst, age 72, of Tinley Park, Illinois, formerly of Southern Illinois, passed away Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Palos Hospital in Palos Heights, Illinois.


Funeral Service will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 at Blue Funeral Home in Marion. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 24, 2021 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the funeral home.


Steve was born August 05, 1949 in West Frankfort, Illinois, a son of Jean and Martha Pearl (Stallings) Parkhurst. He is survived by three sons, Stuart Parkhurst (Jenise) of Royal Oak, MI, Brian Parkhurst (Christine) of Charleston, SC, and Wesley Parkhurst of Tinley Park, IL; two grandchildren, Addison Parkhurst of Charleston, SC and Lucas Parkhurst (on the way) of Royal Oak, MI; one brother, Jeff Parkhurst of Carmi, IL; and his nephew, Scott Parkhurst of Carmi, IL, and cousin Kay Curto of Cookville, TN.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Steve was the owner and operator of his own window cleaning business for many years.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.


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Steve was an outstanding person. I met him in a facebook support group when I had an awful infection. I recovered and gain a wonderful friend. I will deeply miss him and his pranks. All my condolences to the family. He was always very proud of them and highlighted their care. Rest in peace.

Clara Nov 23 2021 6:48 AM

Steve was an outstanding person. I met him in a facebook support group when I had an awful infection. I recovered and gain a wonderful friend. I will deeply miss him and his pranks. All my condolences to the family. He was always very proud of them and highlighted their care. Rest in peace.

Clara Nov 23 2021 6:48 AM

My Prayers go out to Steves family. Steve & I met on FB -all my family was from Harrisburg,Ill-so we had thingsin common tho I'm from Fla- Steve told me he like my Sarcasm -he d always say Good Morning to me & I loved his Posts on FB--Great sense of Humor ! I'll miss him . When I noticed he was not on FB last few days I knew something was'nt right.

Glenda Rush Nov 22 2021 10:56 AM

I didn't need to experience Steve Parkhurst face to face to know he was thoughtful, fair, kind hearted and Had a Superior sense of Humor. His sincere expressions of conviction and personality have been entertaining and reverberating. I won't be the only one missing them.

Noralee Free Nov 22 2021 10:23 AM

Steve was a good man , he always spoke up for our freedoms in our country. My condolences to the family and all his friends. May God give you comfort and strength during this time.

Treva Owens Nov 22 2021 9:48 AM

Steve was a wonderful, caring gentleman with a tremendous sense of humor. He will be sorely missed by all who cared & loved him. May he rest in peace. Prayers for his family.

Marilyn Waite Nov 22 2021 8:59 AM

Steve was a wonderful person, who I had the great pleasure in calling a friend, he will be dearly missed by myself and many others, sweet dreams dear friend, my love and thoughts go to his family at this sad time x

Sash Nov 21 2021 7:01 PM