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Joan Carol Parkin

July 8, 1936 — October 21, 2022

Rush City

Joan Carol Parkin,

Age 86 of Rush City, passed away peacefully on October 21, 2022.

Joan loved to spend her time listening to music, crocheting, playing cards, playing bingo, and fishing when she could. One of the many great things about Joan was her fiery sense of humor. She and her family have had the privilege of sharing many laughs over the years. Joan loved and valued her family dearly and she leaves a legacy of wonderful memories with her loved ones. She had a way of being able to bring sunshine and joy into the lives of those she touched. Joan will be very missed by many.

Joan is preceded in death by her father, Peter McNamee; mother, Rose McNamee; daughter, Carol Rogers; daughter, Linda Tercey, and her 14 siblings.

She is survived by her loving husband of 69 years, Gerald Parkin; daughter, Jeanette (David) Olson; son, Leonard (Michelle) Parkin; grandchildren: Timmy (Gwendolyn), Jennifer (Ruben), Jerry, Jessica (Lia), Carol (Jason), Thomas; 11 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

 

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Thursday, October 27, 2022

10:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

Miller Funeral Home & Crematory

6210 Highway 65 NE, Fridley, MN 55432

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Thursday, October 27, 2022

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Miller Funeral Home & Crematory

6210 Highway 65 NE, Fridley, MN 55432

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