|The Fraternal Order of Police, Maryland State Lodge, Inc., regrets to announce the death of our former Fraternal Order of Police, Maryland State Lodge, Inc., State Lodge Secretary, Brother John Parker. Brother Parker was our first elected State Lodge Secretary, a position he held for many years. Brother Parker was a retired member of the Prince George’s County Police Department and was very active in his own Fraternal Order of Police, Prince George’s County Police Lodge #89. In his retirement, he created and hosted a Web Site for the Prince Georges County Retired Police.In speaking with his wife Lori Parker, she advised that Brother Parker lost his battle with cancer last night, Wednesday November 30th, 2011, at the Stuart Meyer Hospice House in Palm Coast, Florida. Mrs. Parker is planning on a having a Memorial Service for Brother Parker at the end of the month (after Christmas) – details will be provided at a later date. For expressions of your condolences, Mrs. Lori Parker address is 40 Crystal Bay Court, Palm Coast, Florida 32137 and her E-mail address is <LAP25@bellsouth.net>….Anyone wishing to make a Memorial Contribution in Brother Parker’s name can do so – – Stuart Meyer Hospice House, 150 Memorial Medical Parkway, Palm Coast, Florida 32164.Fraternally / Sincerely,
Earl R. Kratsch, State Treasurer
Fraternal Order of Police, Maryland State Lodge, Inc.
810 River Road, Sykesville, Howard County, Maryland 21784 Office 410-442-8260
Liaison / Advisor to the Maryland Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors
Chairman, Fraternal Order of Police COPS RIDE