Arthur (Artie) M. Parker III, age 44, of Columbus, Ohio passed away May 28, 2023 at Riverside Hospital of Liver and Kidney disease.
Artie graduated from Northridge High School class of 1997. Artie was employed by the City of Columbus Public Utilities, Division of Water and Electricity at two locations 910 Dublin Rd and 3568 Indianola Ave.
Artie was always curious and wanting to learn something new about his job. Artie studied and obtained his HVAC license worked his way up by applying himself each and every day. His work ethic, knowledge & leadership skills propelled him into a supervisory position. Artie was a valued employee that could always be counted on.
Artie was also employed with Farber as a technician. Artie enjoyed his time of employment with The Replogle Family. Thank you to each of his employers & co workers, Artie had great respect for each of you.
Artie enjoyed car's, motorcycles, music & boating, doing carpentry work anything from home remodeling and additions ,fence installation ,tearing a roof off and putting a new one on, to building treasured furniture & The Ohio State Buckeyes.
Artie is survived by his wife Kimberly Parker.
His sister Christina Wood (Brad Wood brother in law) of Johnstown Ohio, Gavin and Gracie nephew & niece.
His Sister Julie Pomykal (Tony Pomykal brother in law) Riley Nephew of St. Croix USVI.
His brother Brad Smith (Amy sister in law), Jordan Connor & Maggie, nephew and niece of Columbus OH.
Dad Arthur M. Parker II of Alexandria Ohio, mom Maureen A. McNamara Persinger (stepdad Tom Persinger).
Numerous cousins aunts and uncles : The McNamara families, The Harrison family, The Hartfield family.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
May the road rise up to meet you
May the wind always be at your back
May the sun shine warm upon your face
The rains fall soft upon your fields
And until we meet again
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
Traditional Irish Proverb.
Rest easy Artie
Love you big.