Passed peacefully away at the James Payton Memorial Hospital on Friday, Feb 22nd, 2019 Mr. Tobias Parsons, 90 years & 363 days. Gambo, NL surrounded by his family. Tobias was born February 24th, 1928 In Indian Bay, NL. A celebration of his life will be held at the Salvation Army Church on Monday, Feb 25th at 2pm.
Predeceased by his wives; Ruby Parsons and Anna Parsons, sons; Dennis, Allan, Boyde & Rodney Parsons, daughters; Joyce Osbourne, Sisters Susie (Frank) Ennis, Emma (William) Collins & Francis (Eldon) Colins, step- daughter; Doris Saunders.
Left to mourn is son Keith (Shirley) Parsons, daughters Minnie (Everett) Carberry, Doreen (Sam) Matthews, Alvina (Carm) Cutler & Kathy (Gilvey) Hillier, son-in-law Ozzy Osbourne, daughter-in-law Dola Johnson and 20 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Brothers Jack (Pearl-deceased) Parsons, Peter (Elizabeth) Parsons, Robert (Gail) Parsons, Richard (Emma) Parsons, Sisters Margaret (Eleazar) Hann, Maryanne (Clarence-Deceased) Curtis, Caroline (Allen) Parsons & Eliza (Adam) Parsons,
Also step daughters Joyce (Leo) Keats, Glynis (Dale) Pilgrim and step sons Charlie (Daphne) Saunders, Wallace (Rochelle) Saunders & several step grandchildren and step great grandchild.
Resting at the Oram’s Funeral Home in Dover with visitation on Saturday, Feb 23rd from 7-9, Sunday, Feb 24th from 2pm-4pm and 7-9pm. Service to be held on Monday, Feb 25th, 2019 at 2:00pm.