OWLES: Mrs. Edna (nee Tripp), of St. Thomas, Ontario
Owles, Mrs. Edna (nee Tripp), of the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away at her residence on Friday, February 13, 2015, in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Harry A. Parkins and the late John H. “Jack” Owles. Dearly loved mother of Carol Brown, Wendy Wolfe (Jim), and Bryon Parkins (Sandy), and dear step-mother of Charlie Owles (Nancy), and Yvonne Chambers, all of St. Thomas. Also survived by a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Edna was born in Sarnia, ON, October 6, 1921, and was the last surviving member of her immediate family, having been predeceased by many brothers and sisters. She was a member of the St. Thomas Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). There will be no visitation or funeral service. Private interment in Elmdale Memorial Park. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).