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Obituaries

Obituaries

Stanley Parr 1920 - 2006

No services are planned for Stanley Parr, 85, Lawrence. Burial will be in Topeka Cemetery.Mr. Parr died Thursday, March 23, 2006, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.He was born Aug. 18, 1920, in Leavenworth, the son of Augustus and Louise Parr.Mr. Parr served in the U.S. Army for 26 years and retired after earning the rank of colonel. He served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He also worked as a farmer.He married Mary Parr. She died earlier.Survivors include a son, Jim, Lawrence; a daughter, Penny Cooper, Liberal; and two grandchildren.