On July 2, 2014, with great sadness, we announce the death of Elizabeth (Betty) Parnham, the beloved wife of Douglas and loving mother and Nona to Moira (Wayne), Kristen (Trent), Meredith; Shelagh (Grant), Christy (Michael) and great grandchildren Oliver, Wesley, Crosby, and Abigail; Douglas (Shannon), Mitchell, Jake, Shane; Drew (Lesa), Katie, Anna and Jia-Li.
Elizabeth taught speech arts for many years at Mount Royal College and received Distinguished Teachers and Distinguished Administrators Awards. Having a strong belief in volunteerism, Elizabeth had a Life Membership and 60 year pin for the IODE and also a Life Membership in the United Church Women.
Elizabeth received a great deal of joy and happiness from her family and was rewarded with their love and devotion.
A Private Family Celebration of Life will be held. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Mission and Service of the United Church of Canada www.united-church.ca/getinvolved/donate.
In living memory of Elizabeth Parnham, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences