Obituaries

Carolyn K. Parks 1943 - 2008 Kansas City, Kan.

Services for Carolyn Kay Parks, 65, of Kansas City, Kan., will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home in Bonner Springs. Burial will follow at Highland Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.
Mrs. Parks died Sunday, April 27, 2008, at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
Mrs. Parks was born Feb. 8, 1943, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Fred and Ruth Brooks. She was a lifelong area resident. She had served the community in nursing for many years, more recently in the home health area. Her heart was in helping Hospice families in their time of need.
Survivors include five children, Robin Duncan, Edwardsville; Fred Utter and Jim Lawson, both of Kansas City, Kan.; Todd Weiss, Edwards, Mo.; and Troy Weiss, Phoenix; her parents, Fred and Ruth Brooks of Kansas City, Kan.; a sister, Sondra Tramel, Kansas City, Kan.; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service, at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to Victory Assembly of God Church Building Fund, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs 66012.
Arr.: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs.