He married Eva Margene Herzog on March 13, 1954, and their marriage was solemnized on Nov. 6, 1976 in the Salt Lake Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had many caring family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 61 years, Margene and by his son-in-law, Jack Reed.
He is survived by his daughter, Laurie Reed, and his son, Robert Parish (Connie). He is also survived by his sister, Hazel Dowmen, and wonderful sisters-in-law Natalie Medina (Junior), Kathy Jolley (Jeff), Saundra Smith and Joan Parish.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, sisters Annie Wiehmer and Alice Tracy, brothers: Harold Parish, Raymond Parish, Donald Parish and Owen Parish. A special thanks to his many friends.
A viewing for friends and family will be held at the 17th Ward, 132 N. 570 E, Tooele, Utah, on Oct. 4, 2017, between the hours of 9:30-11 a.m. A funeral service will be held following the viewing. Interment will take place at the Tooele Cemetery.