Sylvio Parr

Sylvio Parr
Sylvio Parr, age 82, of Stratford, passed away at the Stratford General Hospital on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Loving husband of 61 years of Shirley Parr (nee Hunter). Dear father of Jack, Vicki Cook, Len (Pauline), Dan (Dianne) and Murray (Joanne). Grandfather of Jacqueline, Carolyn, Michael (Becky), Jenny (Perry), Mark (Amanda), Nick (Leslie), Jamie (Lindsay), Andrew (Jolene), Danielle (Andrew), Kevin, Eric and Geoffrey. Also survived by twelve great-grandchildren and by his brother Jim Nichol, sisters-in-law Anita Colley and Ilene Graham, brother-in-law Fred Scott and by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Kathleen (nee McGrory) and Harry Nichol, parents-in-law Janet (nee Haines) and Jack Hunter, brother Grant, sister Dawn, sisters-in-law; Diane Nichol, Florence McKay, Joyce Scott and Jean Thompson, brothers-in-law Joe Anderson, Murray McKay, Ray Graham and Ken Thompson and daughter-in-law Sharon Parr. Friends and relatives may call at the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St., Stratford on Wednesday May 10, from 10:30 am until the time of the memorial service in the chapel at 11:30 am. A reception will be held at the funeral home following the interment in Avondale Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 The family would like to thank Dr. Donna Tomlinson and the staff of the Surgical and Critical Care Units at the Stratford General Hospital for their compassion and care.

Additional Info

  • Service Information:
    1 hour prior to the Memorial Service
    Memorial Service
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.
    W.G. Young Funeral Home
    Avondale Cemetery
    4 Avondale Ave.,
    Stratford, ON
    W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre
    Memorial Donations
    Charity of One's Choice