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Obituaries

  • Joseph E. R. Parent Jr.

    Joseph E. R. Parent Jr.

Joseph E. R. Parent Jr., 60

June 2, 2015

Joseph E. R. Parent Jr.

Joseph E. R. Par­ent Jr.

Joseph E. R. Par­ent Jr., 60, of Engle­wood, passed away Tues­day, June 2, 2015, at his residence.

Born May 10, 1955 in Detroit, Mich., to the late Joseph and Beau­tie Ann (Mullins) Par­ent, Joe was raised in Canada and had won­der­ful mem­o­ries of his young life there with his fam­ily. He was a Florida res­i­dent for 44 years and was an avid hunter and fish­er­man. A restau­rant man­ager, he had taken an early retire­ment and his wife, Denise, took care of him his last few years and enjoyed his quiet life at home.

He is pre-deceased by his par­ents and a son, Jason, in 2000.

Sur­vivors include his lov­ing wife of 19 years, Denise R. Par­ent; a brother, Bruce (Brenda) Par­ent; a sis­ter, Beau­tie Par­ent; two step-daughters: Lisa (Jim) Jacob­son and Julie (Chad) Dep­pen; mother-in-law Vic­to­ria A. Boger; niece Sierra Par­ent; and five grand­chil­dren: James, Andrew and Chris­t­ian Dep­pen, Dylan and Isabelle Jacobson.

The fam­ily will hold a pri­vate cel­e­bra­tion of Joseph’s life.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com