PARKINSON, Connie Conchita - "Connie" Ladion Parkinson, age 93, a resident of Cedarcroft Place Retirement Home, Stratford, passed away peacefully at St. Marys Memorial Hospital on November 30, 2021.
Born in Cebu City, Philippines, daughter of the late Conrado and Carmen (Yap) Ladion, Connie worked as a nurse instructor in the Philippines before coming to Canada in 1966 where she continued her career in Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario.
Beloved wife of John Parkinson. Mother of Walter Aranton (Seda), Velma Hansford (Peter), and Angeline Malmo (Bill).
Stepmother to David.
Grandmother of Joel Dwyer, Rachel Fiske (Scott), Matthew Dwyer, Gordon Hansford (Candace), Amanda Hansford (Adam Ryan), and Trystan Aranton.
Great-grandmother of Marley, Harlow, Scottie, Sloane, Mateen and Malec. Sister of Lemuel Ladion.
Predeceased by 2 sisters and 2 brothers in the Philippines.
Special Aunt to Marian and Faustino Lumasag, Mary Con, Nap and Israel.
A private family service will be held. Interment in Scarborough.
Memorial donations in her memory may be made to St. Marys Healthcare Foundation.