Loretta L. Park, 87 of Benld, died at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 6:05 a.m. She was born on August 7, 1932, in Clayton, MO, to Louis Scatizzi and Aurora (Zuccolotto) Scatizzi. She married George Joseph Park on April 28, 1951, at United Methodist Church in Benld. He preceded her in death on August 28, 2001.
She was a homemaker and had been a LPN at Community Memorial Hospital, Staunton for 18 years. Loretta was a member of the United Methodist Church of Benld where she was Bible School Director, Song Leader and Director of Sunday School. Loretta was a former member of Benld Public Library Board. She was also a member of the 4H Softball Team where she was the pitcher.
She is survived by her son, David (De Ann) Park of Fuquay-Varina, NC; daughter, Laura (Don) O’Brien of Benld; grandsons, Ben (Jennifer) Park of Cary, NC and Neil Park of Fuquay-Varina, NC; and great-grandchildren, Grant Benjamin Park and Grayson Roger Park.
Loretta was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, and daughter, Patti Park.
Visitation services will be held on Friday, September 27, 2019, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Benld from 9:00 until 11:00 a.m. followed by funeral services at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Sharon Treptow and Pastor Kevin Treptow officiating. Burial will be at Benld Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Benld Cemetery, Benld Library or Adopt A Pet. Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld is in charge of the arrangements.