Yvan Joseph Parker passed away at the UofA Hospital on July 23, 2022. He was 75 years of age.
Yvan was born to Romuald and & Yvette Parker in Villebois (Quebec) on February 3, 1947. He moved to Alberta in 1948.
He was a hard-working business, making his living as a painter for 47 years. He could light up a room with a warm outgoing personality and a French “Allô!!”. Yvan had many talents and interests. He was a wonderful cook, a fabulous gardener, and avid outdoorsman, a successful hunter, fisherman and trapper. Most of all, he was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
Yvan is pre-deceased by his brothers Jean-Paul (1953), Jean-Guy (1998); father Romuald (2010); mother Yvette (2002). He is survived by his wife Carole Rodrigue-Parker of Peace River; daughter Lisa (Larry) Konopski of Lethbridge (AB); son Jason (Brandi) Parker of St. Isidore (AB); grandsons Graham Konopski, Grant Konopski, Blake Parker; granddaughter Hayley (Cameron Woodridge); brothers Dennis (Pierrette) of McLennan (AB), Jean-Pierre (Sylvie) of Grande Prairie (AB), Rejean of Leduc (AB), Bernard of Falher (AB); sisters Mirelle (Guy) Paradis of Kelowna (BC), Claudette Arnold of Leslieville (AB); sister-in-law Judy of Grande Prairie (AB); many nieces and nephews and friends.
Interment will occur at Mountain View Cemetery in Lethbridge (AB).
Donations may be made to the Peace Regional S.P.C.A. (HOW TO HELP Peace Regional SPCA)
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Yvan Parker 2022..
Death notice for the town of: Peace River, Province: Alberta