Lewis H. Parsons


Lewis Harold "Louie" Parsons Sr. passed away peacefully after a long illness on Wednesday, April 24th 2019 at Rochester General Hospital.

Lewis was born in Italy Valley on May 23, 1941 to the late Harold & Gladys (Yeoman) Parsons. 43 years ago, Lewis married the love of his life, Cecilia (Ceil) Parsons, she survives. For many years, Lewis worked at Bickel Farms where he felt right at home as farming was his life. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing and being at Stony Brook State Park but most of all, Lewis enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Lewis is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Ceil Parsons; his daughters: Candy (Howie) Soul, Suellen (Grant) Helms, Nancy Sackett, Dottie Gardiner, Stacy Barnes, Bonnie Parsons, Marjorie Barnhardt; his sons: James Mark & Donald (Lori) Parsons; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren; his siblings: Joyce Drew, Chuck (Debbie) Parsons, Mary (Tom) DeSalvo, Tom (Tina) Parsons, John (Chris) Burns, Tim (Lynn) Burns, Tom Burns, Lois (Steve) Mix, Connie Gruenke, Keith (Vicky) Parsons; many nieces, nephews and cousins; special friends: Lew (Casey) Bickle, Al (Irene) McChesney, Simon (Quincy) Fry and life-long friends/cousins John (Donna) Parsons.

Per Lewis' request, there will be no services. Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.