Parkin, Isobell Grace

'Retired R.N.'

Isobell passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Summit Place in Owen Sound on Thursday November 28, 2019 at the age of 91.

Born in Perth County, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Pearl (nee Hone) Reid.

Isobell was the beloved wife of W. Bruce Parkin of Owen Sound and formerly of Meaford.

She was a dear mother to Rhonda Willis (Slade), Wayne (Bev), Gerri Parkin (Robin Currie), Jim, Craig (Velda), Donald (Gayle).

She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Billie-Jo (Deek Tokat), Katie (Nick), Justin Parkin (Cassie), Carlie Parkin, Jodie Parkin and by her great granddaughter Brooke Tokat.

Cremation has taken place and private family arrangements have been entrusted to the Ferguson Funeral Home, Meaford.

As your expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Meaford Hospital Foundation.


Private Family Arrangements

Donations: Meaford Hospital Foundation
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Memories & Messages of condolence

  1. Sylvia Eaton
    Monday, December 2, 2019

    Such a sweet lady and briIliant artist I am proud to say I have several of her paintings,Rest in peace Dear Isobell

  2. Beverley Parkin
    Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    You’re so beautiful in this picture, Mom. Miss you already, and will forever. I will always cherish memories with you, and there are SO many good ones! I get to see you everyday in Wayne. Safe journey – will see you again someday – I’m sure you’re already painting all the pets in heaven already. Love you forever, Billie (mom). Thank you for always treating me as one of your daughters, and for standing by me when I needed you. God Speed. xoxoxo

  3. Linda Gilmore
    Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    Our deepest sympathies to you Bruce and family. Billie was such a beautiful soul with a little bit of mischief thrown in to make her so loveable. Many wonderful memories from meeting you first with Al and Eve`s, to how kind you were to Brandon when he delivered your news paper, and working with Billie on the hospital auxiliary,such great memories.God Bless.

  4. Muriel Hindle
    Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    Sincere sympathy to Isobell’s family. Isabel was one of my first volunteers in the clinics at MGH. A wonderful lady to have assist you. She always had a smile, a wonderful sense of humour and a terrific member of the Hospital Auxillary. I treasure my painted stone. Muriel Hindle retired RN

  5. Marion Genoe
    Saturday, December 7, 2019

    Rhonda am thinking of you at this trying time.Prayers and thoughts are with you.

  6. Shelley Heming
    Sunday, December 8, 2019

    So very sad that Wayne and his family lost Billie. A beautiful, talented lady, sadly missed.

  7. Lynn Johnston
    Monday, December 9, 2019

    I am so sorry to hear of the death of my dear friend Isobell. My condolences to the family, especially Rhonda and Billie Jo. My thoughts are with you.


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