EASTHAMPTON - Donald "Parrot" Pariseau, 54, of Cherry Street, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Cooley Dickinson Hospital.
Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Donald and Cynthia (Bernier) Pariseau.
Donald worked at Williston Northampton School in Easthampton as a grounds keeper.
He was a referee for Easthampton Basketball Association and a umpire and coach for various area softball and baseball leagues.
Donald was an avid Harley Davidson rider, helped disabled children and a Dallas Cowboy and Boston Red Sox Fan.
He also enjoyed playing sports, camping and bowling.
He leaves his wife of 28 years Patricia (Settle) Pariseau; two sons, Derek G. Pariseau and Glenn A. Lynde, both of Easthampton; one daughter, Elissa Perrier and her husband Brian of Easthampton; two sisters, Michele Pariseau of Easthampton and Penny Dupont and her husband Mark of Southampton; his sister in-law Kelly Pariseau of Florida; his grandchildren Kody Perrier, Aleah Sutter, Jazmine and Jenisa and Jocelyn Medina; and many aunts, uncles and nieces and nephews.
Donald was predeceased by his daughter Jennifer Lynn Wark and his brother Mark A. Pariseau.
His funeral will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Boucher-O'Brien Funeral Home, 7 Pleasant St., Easthampton, with burial at the convenience of the family.
Calling hours are Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Donations in his memory may be made to Easthampton Basketball Assoc., P.O. Box 1322, Easthampton, MA 01027.
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Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on July 3, 2013
Boucher-O'Brien Funeral Home
7 Pleasant Street Easthampton, MA 01027