It is with deep sorrow that the family announces the passing of Jean Parks on November 30, 2017 at the age of 93. Jean will be loving remembered by her children Sandra (Garry), Scott (Lynne), Robin and Patricia; grandchildren Melissa (Niall), Ryan (Heather), Heather (Jacob) and Darren (Stephine); great grandchildren Carter, Sean, Catilyn, Kaeley, Anderson, Callum and Liam, as well as, nieces and nephews. Jean was predeceased by her husband of 63 years Bob (2009); brother Jack Wardrop (2004) and son-in-law Ken Lane (2012).
Jean was born and raised in Edmonton and was a longtime resident in the Belgravia neighbourhood. She enjoyed knitting and travelling but most of all family gatherings. Jean had a wide circle of friends, particularly the ladies bridge club (50 + years) and later in life the friendships she made while a resident of Sunrise Village.
Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service for Jean will be held at 3:00 pm, on Friday December 15, 2017 at Millwoods United Church, 15 Grand Meadow Crescent NW.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Edmonton Humane Society or Unit 43, Palliative Care, Grey Nuns Hospital.