1932 – 2014
Mrs. Dorothy Amy Parmeter of Sylvan Lake passed away peacefully at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the age of 81 years. Dorothy, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, was an exceptionally kind and loving woman who touched many lives and made them better. Dorothy is predeceased by her loving husband of 62 years, George Russell Parmeter. She is survived by her loving children, Philip (Medgee), Laurie (John) Ramsey and George Jr. and her cherished grandchildren, Jack (Tashina) Ramsey, Jessica (Elliott) Young, Russell and four great grandchildren; as well as her dearest niece, Dianne Sekura and loving extended family and friends. Dorothy was born in Calgary, AB to William and Elizabeth Penney and was the fifth of six children: Bill (Gladys), Marjorie, Len (Joan), Eric (Sophie) and Jack (Robina). A Funeral Service will be held at St. Leonard’s On The Hill Anglican Church, 4241 – 44 Street, Red Deer, Alberta on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta at www.heartandstroke.ab.ca. Dorothy’s family would like to thank the staff at the Sylvan Lake Bethany and Unit 31 at the Red Deer Regional Hospital for their kindness and support. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.parklandfuneralhome.com. Arrangements in care of Gary W. Anderson, Funeral Director at Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, 6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.