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3000 E. Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Phone: 812-333-4400
Fax: 812-333-4445
Helen Doris Sparks

Helen Doris Sparks

Saturday, June 11th, 1921 - Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Helen Doris Sparks, 98, of Bloomington passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019 at Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center. Doris was born June 11, 1921 in Boone County, Indiana and was the daughter of the late Virgil and Olive (Crane) Emmert.
Doris was a homemaker most of her life but had also worked for Van Buren School. Doris was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who loved to cook for her family and friends and she enjoyed needlepoint.
Doris is survived by her 2 sons; Dick Sparks, and Danny (Debbie) Sparks; 3 grandchildren, Scott Sparks, Nicole Orlando, and Chris Sparks; and 5 great grandchildren, Daniel Sparks, Andrew Sparks, Ava Orlando, Elle Orlando, and Georgia Orlando.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell Sparks, and her parents.
Private family services will be held at Valhalla Memory Gardens.
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Niel and Janice Orlando and Family

Posted at 10:40am
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Marlene Johnson

Posted at 10:26am
Dick and Dan,
I’m so sorry for your loss. Doris was such a special person in my life. She had a heart of gold. I know that Lowell was there to greet her and they are together. Rest In Peace, sweet lady!

joe mcginnis

Posted at 09:59am
Richard, Dan and Family,
So sorry to hear about your mom. Dianne and I want to let you know how important she and Lowell were to us and many others. Might you find comfort in the memories of a life well lived.

Joe, Dianne & David McGinnis

Margaret Brinegar

Posted at 08:58am
So sorry to hear about your mother. She and your dad were wonderful people. We truly enjoyed knowing them during their lifetime. May God be with you during this time of grieving and you feel His presence. Always remember the good times.
Jerry and Margaret Brinegar

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