PARKE, Robert Norman

May 26, 1929 – May 6, 2013

Robert (Bob) beloved husband of Patricia to whom he was married for 57 years, passed away on May 6, 2013, at Calgary. Bob was born in Brandon, Manitoba on May 26, 1929, and became employed by Greyhound Canada in 1951 who he worked with for 41 years. Initially employed in Brandon by Greyhound, transferring to Winnipeg, Vancouver, and finally to the head office in Calgary where he retired as Senior Vice President.
Bob is survived by his loving wife Patricia, two sons, Gordon (Deborah) and Kenneth (Elaine) and two grandchildren – Gregory and Diane.
A private family service will be held with internment followed at Queen’s Park Cemetery.

  1. On 12/05/2013 at 7:59 pm Penny Jennett Said:

    Sending my condolences to you and your Family, Pat. Try to take care of yourself during this difficult time.


  2. On 13/05/2013 at 2:01 pm Cheryl and Morley Shore Said:

    Our Heartfelt condolences on Mr. Parkes passing. He was always a very special man to us. So very supportive of us in our relationship with Greyhound.
    He will be missed by everyone

    Most Sincerely
    Cheryl and Morley Shore

  3. On 13/05/2013 at 9:11 pm Roeth Avery Said:

    Sending my condolences to Pat and family.Bob will be missed by a lot of Greyhound retirees.Most Sincerely.Roeth Avery.

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