Enosburg Falls/Fairfax – Francis F. Parah, a longtime resident of the Brownway Nursing Home in Enosburg, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at the Northwestern Medical Center.

He was born at home in North Fairfax, on July 6, 1936, the son of the late Louis A. and Edna (Goulette) Parah. Francis was 79 years old.

Survivors include his brothers, Ron Parah of Orlando, Fla. and Clarence Parah of Burlington; Barb Paradee, his longtime caregiver and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, his brothers, Roy, Fred, Clifford and Philip, preceded Francis in death.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 7, 2016, at 11:30 a.m. at the Heald Funeral Home, 87 South Main Street, St. Albans with The Reverend Henry Furman, Pastor at St Luke’s Parish officiating.

Interment will follow at the family lot in St. Luke’s Cemetery in Fairfax.  Messages of condolence to the Parah family are welcome at www.healdfuneralhome.com.