Emery loved storytelling, and his joy of life showed in his infectious smile. He worked in farming most of his life and after retirement, he enjoyed traveling with June in their motor home.
Emery is survived by his loving companion June Okland. His brother Michael Parkinson and sister Marlene Terrance. His six daughters Kris Nelson (Les), Sandra Recor (Hank) Barbara Rosas (Eric), Renee Ross (Fred), Kim Norman (Robert), Laurie Waters (Dave). He is also survived by an overabundance of grand, great grand, and great, great grandchildren.
Emery was preceded in death by his parents Ruby and Emery Weddel and his brother Robert.
Memorial Services will be on January 24, 2014 at the Stonyford Town Hall, located at 239 Market Street, from 1 PM to 4 PM.