Rebecca L. Parkhurst, 46, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly Thursday (July 18, 2013) in her home.
She was born October 30, 1966 in Jamestown, the daughter of Duncan and the late Patricia Constine Swartz.
Rebecca was a CNA for Wilcare in Jamestown, she loved being with people and had a very outgoing personality. She loved being outdoors and enjoyed camp fires. Rebecca especially loved her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her husband Evan whom she married July 7, 2000 in Jamestown. Her father Duncan L. Swartz Sr. and step mother Clara Swartz of Frewsburg; a son Ronnie Kepler (Rachel) Jr. of Jamestown; daughters: Desteny (Jedidiah) Parkhurst- Badgley of Jamestown; Patricia Raynor of Jamestown; step children: Heather Flasher of Jamestown, Brandon Parkhurst of Celeron; brothers Robert Swartz (Cheryl Stearns) of Jamestown, Duncan Swartz Jr. of Jamestown; sisters Crystal Gessey of Jamestown, Norine (Ed) Cramer of Lakewood; step sisters: Tracey Kotch of Frewsburg, Wanda (Chris) Allen of Buffalo.
Rebecca L. Parkhurst
Besides her mother, she is preceded in death by a brother Daniel Swartz. The funeral will be 3:00 p.m. Monday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Frank Snyder will officiate the service. Visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. Monday prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Evan and his family to help with expenses.
Visit our website www.falconerfuneralhome.com to light a candle in remembrance.