Joseph Anthony Parks passed away peacefully on November 7, 2022. Beloved son of the late Elaine Weicks Parks and Charles O. Parks. Loving brother of Christina Parks Fleming of Gretna, LA, CAPT. Kenneth “Kilo” Parks (Iona), U.S.N. (Ret.) of Chesapeake, VA and the late Fr. Jonathan D. Parks, S.D.B., PhD.
Uncle of Janet Marmillion Lambert, Kevin P. Marmillion, and Conor C. Parks. Uncle of Kenneth P. Lambert, Jr. Great-uncle of Wyatt Ray Lambert.
A gathering of family and friends will be held at Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, LA on Saturday, December 17, 2022 from 9am to 10am. A Memorial Mass will follow. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park.
The family would like to thank Krista Toups and the caregivers of CrossRoads Louisiana, Inc. for their love, care and compassion shown to Joseph and to us.
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As his twin, Jonathan was known to say often, “His life has only changed, not ended.”