Hetherington & Deans Funeral Chapel

5176 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, ON


Mary Ellen Parker

January 28, 1931August 27, 2019

Mary Ellen Parker (Nokes)-

After a brief hospital visit, passed peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 at Greater Niagara General Hospital. Dearly beloved wife of the late Cal (2005). Loving Mother of Cyndi Scott-Gordon, Sherry Buckborough and her husband Lee, Sue Ellen Morris and her husband Ted. Mary Ellen was an extremely proud and devoted Grandma/Emmy to Parker & Colin Buckborough, Justin (Kayla) & Meaghan Morris (Bo Kent), Mac Scott. An adoring Great-Grandma of Emma Kent. Mary Ellen will be dearly missed by her sister-in-law Lois Niven (late Jack), her brother-in-law Bo Ness (late Janet). Survived by nieces and nephews Judy Carson, Jim, Jack and Judson Niven, and their families.

Friends are invited to join the family for a celebration of Mary Ellen's life on Saturday, August 31st, 2019 at Mick & Angelo's (7600 Lundy's Lane Niagara Falls, ON) from 12pm-4pm. Mary Ellen worked as an Operator for Bell before staying home to raise her girls. Many knew her from her work in retail sales at Rosbergs, Robinsons and the Dollar Store in Chippawa. Many thanks to the amazing staff at GNGH’s Emergency, Stepdown and Brock wards for their excellent care and compassion that Mary Ellen received during her brief stay. If you wish to do so, donations in memory may be made to The Soup Kitchen (Niagara Falls Community Out Reach).


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, August 31, 2019


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Lise-Anne Weaver

September 5, 2019

Our condolences to all the family. Mary Ellen was a kind hearted and loving person who made everyone feel welcome, I know she will be sadly missed by everyone!