Parfitt, Todd A. 50 years old of Antioch, IL, passed away suddenly along with his daughter Nicole M. Parfitt from injuries received in an airplane accident near Burlington, WI. He was born November 1, 1962 in River Grove, IL, the son of Alfred and Mary Beth (Seaborn) Parfitt and had lived in Lindenhurst before moving to Antioch in 2005. Todd served in the U.S. Air Force as a load master and was a member of the V.F.W. Post in Antioch. He graduated from Northeastern University in Chicago and worked for 15 years as a flight dispatcher for United Airlines in Chicago. Todd had a passion for aviation. He was adventurous and traveled the world with family and friends. On September 25, 1993 he married Robin Potts in Wadsworth, IL. Survivors include his wife, Robin; a son, Bradley age 11; his mother, Mary Beth Parfitt; his brother, Craig (Mary) Parfitt; mother-in-law, Dorothy Potts; in-laws, Dr. James (Margaret) Potts, Laura (Kevin) Chase, Tammy Williams, Gary (Barbara) Potts; many nieces, nephews, cousins and many many friends. In addition to his daughter, Nicole, he was preceded in death by his father, Alfred in 1993 and his father-in-law, Kenneth Potts in 2002. Funeral services will be held at 6:00 PM Sunday November 25, 2012 for him and his daughter in the Gymnasium of Antioch Community High School with visitation beginning at Noon. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Antioch High School Scholarship Dance Team Fund, 1133 Main St, Antioch, IL 60002. Arrangements are entrusted to the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch, 847-395-4000. Please sign our online guest book for Todd at www.strangfh.com.
Published in News Sun from November 21 to November 27, 2012