Lois Parsons

Obituary of Lois Parsons

(nee Knapp)


Peacefully while surrounded by the love of her family; Lois Marjorie Parsons passed away at the General Campus of the Ottawa Hospital on Sunday morning, January 21st, 2018. She was in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late David Parsons (March 6, 2001). Dearly loved mother of Patti Gillespie (Pat) of Merrickville and Rob Parsons (Sue) of Kinburn. Cherished and lovingly remembered by her grandchildren: Michael Gillespie (Melanie Rowley), Brian Gillespie (Reena), Amanda Menkhorst (Jeff), Holly and Katie Parsons and her great-grandchildren: Claire, Max, Graham, Mason, Sam, Abigail and Margot. Predeceased by her parents: Stanley and Amy (nee Webster) Knapp as well as her only brother Gordon Knapp (Barbara), all of Merrickville.  We would like to thank the Ottawa Hospital MAID Team for their compassion and support. (see bridgec14.org). Family and friends were invited to a Celebration of Lois Parsons life to be held in the Kanata United Church, 33 Leacock Drive, Kanata on Friday morning, January 26th at 11:30. A time of refreshment and fellowship followed in the Church Hall.

In memory of Lois, please consider a donation to your favorite charity.

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