Aaron Patrick Parsons, age 51, passed away unexpectedly December 5, 2023. Aaron was born March 17,1972 to Jerry and Linda Parsons. Aaron graduated Granite High school, and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree of Economics from the University of Utah.
Aaron has worked for A & K Railroad Materials as an Assistant Vice President, functioning as the Chief Operational manager of affiliate rail lines throughout the United States since 2007. Aaron also received a post graduate degree from the University of Michigan in Railroad Management.
Aaron is survived by his sons, Tyson Lowell Parsons and Colton Aaron Parsons; mother to his children Brooke Parsons; father Jerry; mother, Linda; brothers, Jerry, Ben and Steven, Sisters, Linda and Suzanne, also many family and friends that loved him dearly. Preceded in death by his sister Diane (Dee Dee) and Step mother Diane.
Aaron was extremely dedicated to his sons, they were the most important thing in the world to him.
Aaron had a lifelong commitment and love of martial arts and held a black belt in Shin-Toshi Karate and practiced Combat Jiu-Jitsu. He was a gentle giant with an amazing natural talent for sports. He loved coaching, teaching, and mentoring. No one could have asked for a better man to be in your corner not only in a fight but in life. Aaron was a very giving person and there for anyone needing help. He was a builder, wood worker, chef and well read, a renaissance man.
Aaron especially loved children. He was the best example of what a protective father
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Prevent Child Abuse Utah