Robert Edward (Bob) Parsons

PARSONS, Robert Edward (Bob) passed away suddenly and tragically on Friday, May 14th, 2010. Bob was born on April 3, 1953 in Whitehorse, Yukon. He is survived by his wife Kristina, three daughters (Megan 12 years old, Cassie 9, Samantha 7) and two stepsons (Josh 16 years old and John 13) as well as brother Rusty, sisters Sharon, Geri (Ben), Carol, Diane (Patrick), Myrna (Kim), and Kathy, plus many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Phyllis, in 2001, his father, Lee, in 1989, a niece Kim in 2000, and brother-in-law Bill in 2001. Bob worked for many years doing dangerous tree topping and brush cutting. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, and large family. He will be sadly missed by all and will leave a huge void in our lives. A celebration honouring Bob’s life will be held at the Bethel Christian Centre, 623 Gordon Road, Nelson BC on Saturday May 22nd at 2:00pm. The family wishes to extend their sincere thanks to the RCMP, Kootenay Columbia and Castlegar Search and Rescue Teams, and all other volunteers for their efforts to locate and recover Bob.