Obituaries: Timothy G. “Ace” Parker

Timothy G. “Ace” Parker, 59, of Forestville, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, April 3, 2016.


Tim was born in Meriden on November 28, 1956 a son of the late Howard and Eugenia (Smallow) Parker.  He was retired as a supervisor after many years with the U.S. Postal Service.  In his youth, Tim was an accomplished three sport athlete.  He was a smooth fielding first baseman with a potent bat, had a deadly baseline jumper and on the gridiron was an outstanding two way lineman.  In later years he umpired women’s fast pitch softball and was a devoted fan of the New York Yankees.


He leaves his son, Kyle S. Parker and his fiancée Shannon Maloney of Boston; brother Andrew Parker and his wife Donna of Simsbury; sister Susan Parker Morgan of Newington; nieces and nephews Emily and Katherine Parker of Simsbury, Haylee and Seann Morgan of Newington, Derrick Godbout, Devin Giguere, Brittany, Brooke and Brandon Maghini all of Bristol.


Friends and family are invited to calling hours on Saturday, April 9, 2016 between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Forestville/Bristol.  To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or photo, please visit Tim’s memorial page at


Parker, Kyle