Services for Troy M Parkevich, 26, of Logansport, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 7, in Kroeger Funeral Home.
He died at 7:13 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2001, in Logansport Memorial Hospital.
Born May 1, 1975 , in Logansport, he was the son of Felix and Donna Smith Parkevich.
Troy was employed at Small Parts, Inc.
A 1994 graduate of Logansport High School, he enjoyed Quad Racing, mushroom hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed operating remote-control cars.
Surviving are his mother, Donna Parkevich, Logansport; father and stepmother, Felix and Linda Parkevich, Peru; maternal grandmother, Ethel Pickens Emerick, Warsaw, one brother and sister-in-law, Patrick and Rhonda Parkevich, Logansport; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Christine Parkevich, Pamela Parkevich and Michelle and Neil Ewing, all of Logansport; one stepbrother and his wife, Mike and Jenny Wilson, Peru; two stepsisters, Wendy Wilson and Shelly Wilson, both of Peru; two aunts and uncles, Barbara and Robert Hardin, Warsaw, and Vera and Charles Thomas, Monticello; one uncle, Paul Parkevich, Clymers; eight nieces and nephews, Danyl Parkevich, Nathaniel Ewing, Zachary Ewing, Ti Dawn Parkevich, Nicole Parkevich, Nathan Parkevich, Percy Parkevich and Levi Putnam; and several stepnieces and stepnephews.
Father John Zahn will officiate at the services. Burial will be in Ever-Rest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.
from: The Pharos-Tribune Online Edition
Tuesday, June 5, 2001, 3:33:00 PM
Logansport man dies in ATV crash
Monday, June 4, 2001
BURNETTSVILLE -- A Logansport man died Sunday
from injuries sustained in an ATV accident on Carroll County Road
Troy Parkevich, 26, 1721 George St., suffered blunt force trauma to his left side in the 5:30 p.m. accident, according to the Indiana Conservation Officers Department, Lafayette. He died at 7:13 p.m. in Logansport Memorial Hospital.
Parkevich was driving an ATV north on a trail when he failed to negotiate a small jog, officers reported. He continued north off the trail and struck a tree with the right front side of the ATV. He then continued to slide and struck another tree with the left rear of the ATV. The impact threw him from the vehicle and into a tree, officers said.
Officer Ryan Blackman investigated.