SAUK PRAIRIE-John W. Parks, age 69, of Sauk Prairie, passed away peacefully with friends by his side on Aug. 27, 2013, from a brief illness.

After losing his wife, John moved back to Wisconsin and made many friends. He will be dearly missed by all.

He is survived by his sons, Martin (Mary) Parks, Steve (Dana) Parks, Robert Parks, and several grandchildren all who live in Illinois; and many other relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Parks; parents, Ernist Parks, Doris McGinnis, and stepfather, Clyde McGinnis.

There will be a celebration of John’s life held along with his sister, Patrica Kerl, at a later date. Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Gunderson Cross Plains
Funeral & Cremation Care
2421 Church Street
(608)798-3141