Newton Now Obituaries: Chester G. Parkhurst

Chester (Chet) G. “Parky” Parkhurst went to meet his Heavenly Father and be reunited with his wife Eloise on Saturday, April 1, at the age of 99. Chet was born Sept. 3, 1917, in Newton to Arthur and Minnie Parkhurst and was the oldest of two children. He met the eventual love of his life, Eloise, while in the Newton Junior High. He immediately told


Online content is provided to Newton Now Subscribers.
Get in the know about Newton, get a paper and access to the website, and support local jobs all with one click here.

Already a subscriber but don't have an online account yet? Make one here. We usually activate the account within a day.

If you are already a subscriber and have an account, log in and get to reading.

Existing Users Log In
New User Registration
*Required field