Suzanne B. Parks, 65, of Washington, passed away on June 11, 2018 in Washington. Mrs. Parks, daughter of the late Dr. Celse Berard and his wife Marjorie NEE Nelson, was born November 23, 1952 in St. Louis. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from UMSL and a Master’s Degree from Maryville University. On August 11, 1972, she was united in marriage to Robert E. Parks II at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Suzanne was a Teacher at Our Lady of Lourdes School for 16 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her Mother-in-law Margaret Parks, Father-in-law Robert Parks and one Brother-in-law Rev. Dr. Paul Parks. Among her survivors are her husband, Robert E. Parks II of Washington; three children, Meg Parks and wife Carmen of Washington, Kate Scholl and husband Howard of Tampa, FL, and Robert E. Parks III and wife Jannifer of Republic, MO; Brother, Celse Berard and wife Sue of Washington; five sisters, Mary Ann Berard, Michelle Reardon and husband Andrew of Marco Island, FL, Renee Bialas of Arlington, TX, Elise Arnold and husband John of Springfield, IL, and Jeanne Berard and husband Bill Peacock of Holts Summit, MO; Brother-in-law Scott Parks and wife Kathy of Edmond, OK; Three Sisters-in-law, Robin Franz of Edmond, OK, Kristin Owen and husband Todd of Evergreen, CO, Joyce Parks of San Antonio, TX; Eleven grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 10 A.M. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. A visitation will be held prior to the Mass, from 9-10 A.M. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Memorial Donations are to the Our Lady of Lourdes Church or the National Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements in care of Nieburg-Vitt Funeral Home, Washington.