Joan H. Parker

 

 

Age: 80

 

Summary: widow of Spenser detective series author and mystery writer Robert B. Parker (d. 2010) who was the inspiration for one of his most independent heroines.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: October 16, 1932

 

Died: June 12, 2013

 

Location: Boston, Massachusetts