John E. "Jack" Parks, 75, died on Oct. 7, 2012. He was born on Sept. 14, 1937.
Jack Parks is survived by his children, Gregory (Beverly) Parks, Dana (Todd) Stewart, and Leslie (Nigel) Casey; his grandchildren, Rachel Parks, Reed, Kyle and Jack Stewart, and Alison and Lillian Casey; his niece, Melissa Hunt-Issac; and his dear friend, Priscilla Olson. He was preceded in death by his brother, Eric Parks.
Visitation will take place on Oct. 14 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. in Oak Park. Funeral service is at 10 a.m. on Oct. 15 at Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake St. in Oak Park, followed by interment at Bronswood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Heifer International at www.heifer.org are appreciated. Additional information is available at 708-383-3191.