PARKS, Richard Roy

Suddenly at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Sunday May 22, 2022, Richard Parks of Bloomfield passed away at the age of 68. Richard is survived by his son Roy of Shannonville and sister Lynda Parks Sahadat (late Joseph) of Picton and was predeceased by his son Christopher and parents Roy and Grace (nee Reeves) Parks of Tweed. He was an avid trapshooter and member of the Quinte Trap Club and as a dog lover was an active supporter of the Prince Edward Dog Park. He was well known for his unique sense of humour and his positive outlook despite recent surgeries. Arrangements entrusted to the Rushnell Funeral Home, Picton Chapel. As Richard desired, cremation will be followed by a family interment at Victoria Cemetery, Tweed, in the family plot. Family and friends will gather in remembrance of Richard at a later date to be announced. Memorial donations made to the War Amps ( would be appreciated by the family. Condolences and photos may be shared at