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Stanton Parker


Stanton Parker passed away on the morning of Oct. 29, 2016 surrounded by his wife, Dolly, and his four daughters.

Stan, as his friends called him, moved to Goldendale when he retired from Risk Management with the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1992. However, retirement did not mean that he stopped working. He built a 98-by-30-foot greenhouse with the help of family and friends. Half of the greenhouse was dedicated to organic strawberries, planted in baskets from ground to almost the ceiling. The other half was berries of all kinds, cucumbers, and tomatoes. He made his passion for growing things into a business called Goldendale Farms. He sold his year-round produce in Goldendale and Lyle...

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