Randolph, Mr. Donald J Parks, 91, died on June 24, 2015 at home with his family by his side. He was born in Rockaway and grew up in Dover, graduating from Dover High School. He moved to Randolph 62 years ago, and was the President and founder of Donald J Parks, Inc. for 61 years and, was a 32nd Degree Mason F&AM in Chester for 50 years.
He was predeceased by his wife Jessie B Parks (of 68 years) in 2010, and is survived by his 4 children; David (and Cheryl) Parks of Stroudsburg, PA, Donna L Parks of Succasunna, Ken (and Cathy) Parks of Randolph, and Sue Ann (and George) Somody of Chester. He also leaves his 14 grandchildren, 11 great grand children, and 8 Great Great Grandchildren. He was also expecting a great Granddaughter.
Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Saturday from 12 noon – 2 pm, with a prayer at 2pm. The interment will follow at the Succasunna Methodist Cemetery. Donations may be made in his name to the Atlantic Care Hospice, 465 South Street 2, Morristown, NJ 07960.