Gertrude Dearborn Parkyn (nee Simmons), born on March 2nd, 1941 in Newton MA, USA, passed away peacefully on December 28, 2007 in Campbell River, BC. She was predeceased by her parents, Wynton and Corinne Simmons. Gertrude is survived by her loving husband, John Parkyn; brother, Edmond Simmons and sisters-in-law, Peggy Evans and Diane Parkyn. She is also survived by her nieces, Tanya Parkyn, Elizabeth Steveson, Susanne Morrice, Tish Little and Penny McLeod and her nephew Marty Evans.
A Memorial Service in Memory of Gertrude will be held at the Quadra Island Bible Church, 1281 West Road, Quadra Island, BC on Sunday, January 13th, 2008 at 10:30 AM with Pastor Roy Zimmerman officiating. Cremation entrusted to Mission Hill Crematorium.
Campbell River Funeral Home
“In Care of Arrangements”