Richard Parsons

Richard Parsons 69, formerly of Peabody, passed away, surrounded by love, on January 4, 2019 after a lengthy illness. Richard was the son of the late Woodrow and Gwendolyn Parsons and grew up in the old America Park in Lynn, Ma. Richard leaves behind a daughter Audrey Parsons-Dalton and her husband Mark.

Prior to retirement, Richard was employed in construction and the industrial field and was handy in carpentry. He was a member of the Alhambra and the Knights of Columbus for several years doing various volunteer work including calling bingo.

He had a special place in his heart for animals, especially his own dogs formerly Emmitt, Buddy, and Simba. In addition to his beloved daughter, he leaves behind three sisters, Linda Prout of NH, Janis Serra and her husband Tony of NH, Phyllis Peterson and her husband Don of Texas. He was preceded in death by his late brother Allen Parsons. He also leaves behind a close friend and companion of many years Patricia Silva and her son Michael.

Come join the family in a celebration of life gathering at the Knights of Columbus Hall 96 Main Street Peabody, Ma on January 30th open from 5PM to 9PM.


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  1. Jackie Gallagher on January 21, 2019 at 3:49 pm

    A very cheerful man! He will be missed by so many. May you rest in peace.

  2. Charles Bugga Bugden on January 21, 2019 at 3:58 pm

    Rest in peace Richie

  3. Christine Capillo on January 21, 2019 at 4:23 pm

    Richie, I will miss seeing you at Bingo but I am sure that you are in a better place right now with no pain or suffering. My prayers are with you, Patty, Annie, and your family during this very difficult time. R.I.P. Richie.

  4. Audrey on January 21, 2019 at 5:02 pm

    Dad, I am so grateful to have been next to you through your illness. And the precious moments of our father daughter times together will forever be in my heart. I know your in a better place now because you are out of pain. And I know you are watching over me. I miss you so much!

  5. Ginger DiCesare on January 21, 2019 at 5:03 pm

    Richie you well be missed always remember the fun times! You were so good to my Mom and Dad. R l P

  6. Brenda Nelson on January 21, 2019 at 5:04 pm

    You’ll be missed especially at Bingo may you rest in peace

  7. Patti on January 21, 2019 at 5:20 pm

    Richie , I miss you already…I’m glad for the time we had together, the good memories and the fun we had for the past 40 or so years . I’m glad that you are not in pain anymore , I couldn’t stand seeing you suffer the way you did .. take care of everyone up there especially the animals you cared so much for and our families … I love you and miss you … til we meet again ❤️

  8. Deborah Ferreras on January 21, 2019 at 10:06 pm

    Sorry for your loss Audrey and family!And Trisha and all his family!Richie I will miss you don’t forget to save me a seat!

  9. Aunti Debbie on January 22, 2019 at 12:18 am

    We are so sorry to hear about your dad. I enjoyed seeing him at your cookouts. I loved his laugh! He was a good man and he will be missed.

  10. Donna Way on January 22, 2019 at 12:56 am

    Rest In Peace from an old family friend.

  11. Rosanne Denaro on January 22, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    Jan and Phyllis and family, so sorry for your loss.

  12. Audrey Yakup on January 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    First love…out of site, but never forgotten. Watch over our daughter, she is quite a young woman. God bless, rest in peace.

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