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William N. Parsons III

July 15, 1939 - May 28, 2009

Directions to Pilgrim Church in Sherborn
25 South Main Street
Sherborn, MA 01770

From Natick/Boston Area:
Pilgrim Church is on Rt. 27 on left side after Routes 27 and 16 separate.

From Milford/Worcester Area:
Take Rt. 126/Rt. 16 to Rt. 16 East following Rt. 16 into Sherborn. Take right onto Sanger St. and then left onto Rt. 27. Church will be right there. (Note: If you miss Sanger St. you will see Town Hall and Police station on your right, you will need to turn around)

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PARSONS, William N., III

Of Sherborn, on May 28. Bill was a Reading Skills teacher at both Braintree and Wellesley Sr. High Schools. After retirement from public schools, he taught literacy and writing skills to adult inmates at state prisons (MCI Norfolk, Concord, and Framingham), as well as Suffolk and Norfolk County Houses of Corrections. He also worked with incarcerated youth at the Dorchester DYS facility. He had been a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve. He leaves his wife, Nancy (Fahnestock), his two daughters, Laine and Erika, and his sister, Cynthia Menck. A memorial service will be held on Sat., July 11, at 10:00am at Pilgrim Church in Sherborn. Private burial will be in Annisquam, MA. In lieu of flowers, at Bill’s request, gifts may be made in his memory to The New England Center for Homeless Veterans, 17 Court St., Boston, MA 02108.