Eva Maria Parkhurst, 84, of Silvis, passed away in her home on January 1, 2022, surrounded by her family.
Graveside services will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in St. Paul, Minnesota. Schroder Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.
Eva was born July 30, 1937, in Munich, Germany, to Joseph and Agnes (Maier) Huf. She married Vincent B. Parkhurst on September 14, 1961, in Munich. He passed away on February 20, 1968. Eva was a social butterfly and enjoyed going out to eat, shopping at Goodwill, and going to the casino. She especially loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children Vincent B. (US MC ret.) (Kathy) Parkhurst; Douglas Parkhurst; Donna (Brad) Sellers; Heidi (Doug Burgess) Ryner; and Charles (Elizabeth) Parkhurst; Grandchildren Nikkey (Dustin) Holman; Jason Sellers; Tracie Webb; Lori (Macon) Tolar; Amber (Nick) Barnes; Candice (Rick) Van Doel; Courtney (Danny) Spence; Nicholas (Brenda) Sellers; Samantha Sellers; Vincent B. Parkhurst; Blake Moore; and Jacob (Samantha) Parkhurst; several great grandchildren and a sister, Emma Plataniotis.
Eva was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and daughter in law Debra Parkhurst.