Eleanor Lucille Parkes

July 23, 1923December 5, 2016

Eleanor Lucille Parkes, a resident of Easton, CA, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016, at the age of 93. Eleanor was an office worker for Ideal Dairy for many years. She also volunteered for Fresno Community Hospital Women's Service Alliance.

She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth; mother, Amelia Busick; father, Henry Busick; brother, Harold Busick; and sisters, Lorraine Tripple, and Betty Schneider.

Eleanor is survived by her son, Steven Parkes; daughter, Judith Castro; grandchildren, Shawn Linder, and Lori Carroll and her husband Jason; great-grandchildren, Morgan, Shawn, Courtney, and Kylee; and great-great grandson Ryder.

Eleanor's family would like to offer a sincere thank you to the staff of Hinds Hospice for taking such wonderful care of Mom.

A Graveside Service will be held at Washington Colony Cemetery on Tuesday, Dec- ember 13, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., followed by a Memorial Service at Easton Presbyterian Church.

Remembrances may be made to Easton Presbyterian Church, 5895 S. Elm Ave., Fresno, CA 93706; or Hinds Hospice, 2490 W. Shaw Ave. Ste. 101, Fresno, CA 93711.

Arrangements under the direction of Stephens & Bean Funeral Chapel, Fresno, CA.


  • Graveside Service

    Tuesday, December 13, 2016

  • Memorial Service

    Tuesday, December 13, 2016


Eleanor Lucille Parkes

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December 28, 2016

I worked with Eleanor and Kenneth at Ideal Dairy so sorry for your loss may you have Peace and Comfort knowing they are in a Better Place

December 13, 2016

Please accept my heartfelt condolences. I pray in the midst of your sorrow you find comfort in all the joyful memories shared and will always cherish these beautiful memories . Romans 15:13

December 12, 2016

Steve,my condolences to you and your sister on the passing of your mom. Mike Frea

Stephens & Bean Chapel

December 12, 2016

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Mary Jo Ducas

December 11, 2016

My late husband John worked with your Mother and Father, Kenny and Eleanor, at Ideal Dairy.
We had many happy memories of our wonderful friends.

Sending my Deepest Love and Sympathy to Judy, Steven and all the family