May 20, 2013
John Edward Parker, 75, of Hilo, a retired software designer, jazz musician and bass player for various bands in Hilo, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Judith Zeichner, daughter Laura, sister Amy and a grandchild. Gathering: 4-6 p.m. Saturday at Hilo Town Tavern. Casual attire. No flowers.