It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gordon Park announce his passing on Sunday, August 27th, 2023 at Western Long Term Care, Palliative Care Unit at the age of 77 years.
Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are; his loving and devoted wife of 49 years, Ina (nee Roberts); children: Lisa Young, London, ON, Lana Childs (Roland), Lark Harbour, Keith Hackett (Marianne), Nova Scotia, Joanne Park, Lloyd Minster, AB and Cora Lee Belasco (Curtis), Keswick, ON; eight precious grandchildren: Susan Stewart (Trevor), Vicky Travers (Richard), Steven Childs, Nathan, Jacob and Noah Belasco, Joshua and Laila Hackett; six beautiful great grandchildren: Peyton and Parker Stewart, Cassidy and Carter Travers, Dakota and McKenna Childs; sisters: Elizabeth Wall, Marina Park (Lawrence) and Florence Lombard (John); brothers and sisters-in-law: Ivan Smith, Winnifred Dingwell, Arthur Roberts, Shirley Parsons, Barbara Mosher, Hector Roberts, Linda Paige and Christine Sheppard; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was predeceased by his parents Isaac and Maude Park, sister Velma Smith, baby brother Harold, brothers-in-law George Wall and Terrance Roberts, father and mother-in-law, George, and Delphine Roberts.
The family would like to extend a very special Thank you to the staff, nurses and Doctors at the Palliative Care Unit, especially Dr. Lafferty and Dr. White, as well to the Chemo Unit, especially Dr. Amanda Park. Your kindness and concern did not go unnoticed, Thank you.
Granting his wishes, cremation has taken place. Family and friends may visit St. James Anglican church in Lark Harbour on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9:00, p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 30th at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Effie Organ officiating. The interment will follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Palliative Care Unit (Western Long Term Care) or the Chemo Unit ( Western Memorial Hospital).