Obituary- Francis A. ‘Frank’ Parks |

Obituary- Francis A. ‘Frank’ Parks

Memorial services will be Monday, June 25 for Francis A. “Frank” Parks, who died June 21, 2001, at his residence in Carson City, Nev. He was 73.

Mr. Parks was born May 16, 1928, at Mineral Point, Penn., to Cloyd E. Parks and Frances R. Price. He has been a resident of Carson City for the past 40 years, coming from Conemaugh, Penn. Mr. Parks worked with his brother at Parks Chevron in Incline Village, Nev., and South Lake Tahoe for 40 years. He was a past member of the Elks Lodge as well as an avid bowler and hunter. He and his wife, Anne, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 26, 2001.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Anne Parks of Carson City; daughter and son-in-law, Sandy and Ed Erwin of Carson City; brothers, Nile E. Parks of Incline Village and Mansel H. Parks of Valparaiso, Ind.; sister, Helen Kay Salata of York, Penn; and grandchildren, Daniel Patrick Erwin and Chris M. Erwin, both of Carson City.

Memorial services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, June 25 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Family, 1201 N. Saliman Road, Carson City.

The family requests donations in Mr. Park’s memory be made to the American Cancer Society, 712 Mill St., Reno, NV 89502 or St. Mary’s Hospice, 3264 Goni Road, Suite 151, Carson City NV 89706.

Arrangements are by FitzHenry’s Funeral Home in Carson City.

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