Natalie Jane Parr

Natalie Jane Parr
age 58 of Massillon, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. Born in Canton, she was a 1972 graduate of Canton Central Catholic High School. Natalie was employed with Stark County Job and Family Services and co-owner of M.D. Concrete, Inc. She was a special friend to everyone she met. Natalie loved baking cookies with her grandkids, fishing, the beach, gardening and was an amazing cook. She was President and CEO of 'Club Parradise' and hosted the finest of parties. She was the 'Hostess with the Mostest'.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Mark Parr; children, Linda Marie Parr, John Joseph (Kristen) Parr, Tonya Lynn (Dennis) Grey; grandchildren, Janessa, Giovanni, Dominic, Kateri, Emma, Jacob; parents, Joseph and Rosemary (Polilli) Natale; grandmother, Mary Polilli; brothers, Tim (Patrice), Tom (Lori), Joe (Michele) Natale; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Rossi Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Parish with Rev. Fr. Robert Kaylor as celebrant. There will be no funeral procession. Family and friends will meet at the church Wednesday morning. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Natalie (Natale) Parr Scholarship Fund at Canton Central Catholic High School.

Published in The Repository on Feb. 4, 2013