Parker Prince was 25 years old. He was born on September 24, 1993 and what a day it was. Parker was called into the pearly gates of heaven Monday, July 8, 2019 by his Lord and Maker way before his time.
Parker was a vibrant and dynamic young man who never knew a stranger and lived life to the fullest. He was a lifelong member of St. Pius Church in Lakeview. For schooling he attended St. Paul, then went on to Country Day for high school where he was a member of the 2012 state soccer championship team. Parker graduated college from Tulane University in 2017 with a BA in marketing. After graduation he was employed by Stryker Medical.
Parker had many passions, he was an outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish whenever possible. He was the biggest and loudest Who Dat fan and loved his LSU Tigers!
Parker was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, John D. Prince Sr., maternal grandfather, John McGuire, uncles , John D. Prince Jr. and great uncles Bunkie, Mike and Tony Stubben.
Parker is survived and dearly missed by his mother, Shannon Prince, his devoted father, Peter Prince and his sister Madison Prince who was the apple of his eyes. His surviving grandparents are Doris Prince, Jane Kent and David Kent who all adored him. He shared a maternal bond with Granny Di Stewart who nannied, protected and spoiled him from birth. He will be missed by Sandra Prince and her family and David Dillard who adored him. Parker was close to his uncles Jay(Missy), Mike(Shawn), and Bob McGuire and his cousins Patrick, Molly, Andrew, Jordan, Kent, Miles and Cal and also Aunt Karen Prince and cousins ShanAnn, Trey, Bree and Joshua. Great aunts include Cookie(Eddie), Lisa(Robert), Cathe (Wayne), Mickey, great uncles Jerry(Sally) and James(Jean), Charles(Marlene) and their families. His countless friends and especially his dear friend Andrew Palmer, April LaFlamme and ever faithful Silver Lab “Ash” will cherish his memory. Parker Prince was a church going, party loving, dancing fool, momma’s boy with the biggest smile you will ever see.
The family will receive friends at Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home located at 3827 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70119 on Sunday July 14th 1PM till 3PM with a mass at 3 P.M. in the J. Garic Schoen Chapel. A celebration of Parker’s life is to follow at Metairie Country Club. ARRANGEMENTS BY JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME 3827 CANAL ST, NEW ORLEANS, LA 70119 Condolences may be left at WWW.SCHOENFH.COM.