James Parrott

Parrott, James Carl age 66, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Sunday, October 13, 2013. Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. After years of surviving heart disease, lost his courageous battle against cancer. Best friend and husband of 43 years to Linda Mary (nee Kraemer) Parrott; perfect father to Lisa (Gerard) LaRuffa, Jeffrey (Anne) Parrott and Lindsay Parrott and the late Daniel Parrott; best Papa to Anthony, Vincent and Carlotta LaRussa; Rose and John Parrott; dearest brother of Bob (Josephine) Parrott and the late Bill Parrott (surviving Ellene), the late Betty Farotto and the late brother-in-law of Louis Farotto; dear cousin and friend to everyone he met. Jim was proud owner of Farotto's Restaurant on Manchester and Villa Farotto in Chesterfield. Services: The Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Friday, October 18, at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, 6303 Nottingham Ave., 63109. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thurs., Oct. 17 in the Great Hall of AMBRUSTER Chapel, 6633 Clayton Rd. from 3pm - 8pm. Memorials to Gateway Hemophilia Association, appreciated. Online condolences at ambrusterchapel.com.


Funeral Home

Ambruster Donnelly Mortuary - Clayton
6633 Clayton Road  Clayton, MO 63117

Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2013