Thomas Michael Parker, 67 of Valparaiso, passed away Thursday, March 4, 2021. He was born May 19, 1953 in Chicago, the son of Clyde E. and Sylvia V. (O’Barski) Parker. Tom was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church; St. Paul Men’s Club, the Registration team, the Greeting team, the Knights of Columbus and was an usher at the church. Surviving is his longtime partner Debbie Naillieux son Thomas M. Parker, Jr., sisters Claudia (Raymond) Berwanger and Patricia (Gary Linn) Crosby, brother Dale (Teresa) Parker, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. A Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd, Valparaiso. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City, Illinois.