Bernice Elaine Parker passed away at Chinook Hospice on Monday, February 9, 2009 at the age of 79 years.
Elaine worked in retail sales for Woodward’s for several years, and most recently as Executive Secretary at Loram Construction Company (formerly Mannix Construction Company) until her retirement.
Elaine is survived by her daughter Caren Fior, son-in-law Ron Fior and grandchildren Michael and Lauren Fior, all of Redwood City, California. Also survived by sisters, Betty James of Delta, B.C., Audrey Jones of Calgary, Beverley Sharp of West Vancouver, B.C., and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Edwin Parker, by parents Thomas and Louisa Sharp; sisters, Lois Farrend and Marjorie Duff; and brother Robert Sharp.
Per Elaine’s wishes there will be no funeral. Interment will occur at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens at a later date. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Chinook Hospice, (1261 Glenmore Trail S.W., Calgary AB T2V 4Y8, Telephone: 403 258-0040), Canadian Wildlife Federation, (350 Michael Cowpland Drive, Kanata, ON K2M 2W1, www.cwf-fcf.org) and Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca.
In living memory of Elaine Parker, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences