Roberta Parks

November 26th, 1951November 4th, 2018

Roberta Parks, of Erie, Colorado, passed away peacefully on November 4, 2018, at the age of 66. Roberta was born on November 26, 1951, to Espiridion and Esther Torres. She graduated from Lafayette High School in 1969 and retired from the Boulder Valley School District in 2015. Roberta was a member of Flatirons Community Church and served as the treasurer for the Lafayette High School Alumni Association. During her life, Roberta touched many lives and always enjoyed spending time with her family and close friends. She enjoyed reading, shopping, and the company of those who were blessed to know her. We will deeply miss our wife, mom, grandmother, aunt, and friend. Roberta was preceded in death by her parents, Espiridion and Esther Torres; and her brother, Aaron Torres. She is survived by her loving husband of 29 years, Rick Parks; her son, Joseph Torres (Lianne) of Espanola, NM; her step-children, Chris Lynn Parks of Lafayette, CO, and Kevin Parks of Rutherfordton, NC; her grandchildren, Keysha, Haley, and Trez; her step-grandchildren, Heather and Tiffany; her nephews and nieces, Vincent (Tiffany), Brittney, Jennifer (Paul), Janele, Rusty (Jessica), and Sammy (Dennelle); many in-laws, cousins, and other family members and friends. The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Foothills Hospital in Boulder for extending such compassionate and peaceful care to our beloved Roberta. There will be a Celebration of Life service at Flatirons Community Church in Lafayette on Monday, November 12, 2018 beginning at 10:00 AM. Serving as Honorary Pallbearers will be Bill Rocha, Ed Bueno, Teddi Suttman, Franki Avalos, Art Chavez, and Laurie Chavez.

Services

There will be a Celebration of Life service at Flatirons Community Church in Lafayette on Monday, November 12, 2018 beginning at 10:00 AM.

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