The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 10, 2012

Regina A. (McConnell) Parks

The Tribune-Democrat

PORTAGE — PARKS – Mrs. Regina A. “Granny” (McConnell), 95, Portage, entered into new life Oct. 9, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born April 5, 1917, in Summerhill Township, daughter of William and Stella (Himes) McConnell. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Hal, who died in 1971; and son, Edward. Survived by sons, Dan Parks and Bob Parks; daughters-in-law, Ronda, Barb and Darla; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and special friend and sister-in-law, Betty Pauley; also cousin, Agie Plummer. At Jean’s request, there will be no viewing or visitation. Friends are encouraged to attend memorial Mass at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Father Walter J. Moll, celebrant. Committal, St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Wilmore. Arrangements by Jean H. Kinley Funeral Home, Portage. Online condolences may be expressed at

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