February 10, 1960 - April 25, 2022
Dewey E. “Butch” Parish II, age 62, of Bourbonnais passed away Monday, April 25, 2022 at his home. He was born February 10, 1960 in Burbank, the son of Dewey E. Parish I and Audrey (Whitney) Parish. Dewey married Teresa Toune on October 20, 2007 at Congregational United Church of Christ in Kankakee. Dewey worked as a service technician for a garage door installation company. He had also worked as a carpenter, blaster, truck driver, bus mechanic, and school bus driver. He was a jack of all trades. Dewey was a jokester. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and was a craftsman. He was a very loving man. He loved dogs and his grandchildren dearly. Dewey’s greatest ability was to love and take care of his family. He enjoyed baking, cooking, camping, hunting, and was an outdoors guy. Dewey was a coffee lover and called a “baby whisperer”. Dewey was of the Christian faith. Surviving are his wife, Teresa Parish of Bourbonnais; two sons, Shawn Parish & Torrie Frahm of Champaign and Jonathan Parish & Tiffany Cox of Manteno; one daughter, Jade & Austin Moore of Bradley; one brother, Donald Parish of Burbank; one sister, Linda (Grant) Humphry of Burbank; five grandchildren, Amelia Parish, Carter Moore, Ariel Moore, Olivia Parish, and Sabrina Parish; many nieces and nephews; and his childhood best friend, Michael Campbell. Dewey is preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Patricia Robinson; and two brothers, Darryl Parish and Timothy Parish. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of the 3 p.m. memorial service on Monday, May 2, 2022 at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. Rev. Deborah Bell will officiate the service. Memorials may be made to the family wishes.
Dewey E. “Butch” Parish II, age 62, of Bourbonnais passed away Monday, April 25, 2022 at his home. He was born February 10, 1960 in Burbank, the son of Dewey E. Parish I and Audrey (Whitney) Parish. Dewey married Teresa Toune on... View Obituary & Service Information
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