Kathryn Melissa Parks

Kathryn Melissa Parks of Ridgefield died on Sept. 20. She was 45.

She was born on Oct. 22, 1970, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., a daughter of Eugene and Helen (Francis) Parks. She was a resident of Ridgefield for the past six years since coming from Norwalk. She is survived by her husband Simon as well as her daughters, Virginia, 10 and Ruby, 8.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 3 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 351 Main Street. There will be no calling hours, interment will be private and at the direction of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital at New York Presbyterian.

Kane Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.