? Natalie A. Parker Lamp, age 45, died at her home in Lake City, Pa on Thursday, August 4, 2016 after a courageous fight with CJD. Born in Erie, PA on January 11, 1971, Natalie is a daughter of Chuck Parker and Nancy Danylko Parker. Natalie graduated from Ft. LeBoeuf High School in 1990 and obtained a BS degree from Edinboro University. Her employment included being care taker and supervisor at L’Arche in Erie, the Gertrude Barber Center in Erie, and lastly at LCNI as a caretaker. She enjoyed cooking, baking, and candle making. She was a selfless person and her children and family were at the center of her life.

Lamp, Natalie004??? Surviving Natalie is her mother -Nancy Parker of Waterford; her father – Chuck Parker of Waterford; a son – Brentt Lamp of Lake City; a daughter- Santanna Lamp and her fianc?e Robbie McKay of Lake City; a brother- Craig Parker and his wife, Kate and their children – Justin and Madison all of Waterford; a sister – Kari Hanby and her husband, Jeff of Meadville; and Natalie’s fianc? Richard D. Cruz, Sr. of Lake City; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Van Matre Funeral Home, 306 Erie Street, Edinboro on Tuesday, August 9th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A celebration of Life picnic will be held Saturday, August 13th at Nancy and Chuck’s home, 1914 Wood Road, Waterford at 1:00 p.m. Friends are also invited to attend a benefit to be held at the Beechwood Golf Course on September 3rd from 5 until 9 p.m.

A memorial account has been established at the Andover Bank in Millcreek directed to the attention of Kate. The family would like to thank Natalie’s cousin – Janice Bronson and Natalie’s dear friend – Suzanne Boome for their compassion given in caring for Natalie.