The sudden passing of Carl William Parsons age 58 of Amherst occurred on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at home.
Born on September 8, 1955 in Amherst, Carl was a son of the late Randolph L. and Mae F. (Rafter) Parsons.
Carl worked for the town of Amherst for 39 years. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing and hunting. Most of all, Carl loved to spend time with his family and friends.
Carl will be lovingly remembered by his brothers, Vincent (Lorna), Randolph R. (Betty); sisters, Hazel Gould (Murray), Shirley (Milt) Stevens, Helen (Jim) Wakelin, Ruth Brown, Eileen (George) Lorette, Sylvia MacDonald, Audrey VanSnick and Kathy (Sam) Dow; as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and extended family.
Beside his parents Carl was predeceased by his brother Ralph.
His remains are resting in Campbell’s Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst (667-9906) with visiting on Monday, February 18, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Mrs. Ruth Gamble, DLM officiating. Reception will follow at the Knights of Columbus hall. Interment will follow in the spring in the Amherst Cemetery.
Memorial donations in Carl’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice.
Online Condolences and sharing of memories may be done via: www.campbellsamherst.ca