Arthur W. Parker Jr., a former Western Michigan University staff member, died May 7 at home in Kalamazoo. He was 83.
Parker had been a press operator in what was Brink Printing Services. He joined the staff in 1966 and retired in 1994 after 28 years of service.
A WMU alumnus, Parker was born Kalamazoo and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Services have taken place.
The family obituary and message book are available at langelands.com.
Memorial gifts may be made to Northeastern Baptist Church or Great Lakes Hospice.