Reta Tisdale

Reta Isabel Tisdale

Wednesday, July 2nd, 1924 - Monday, January 6th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Reta Tisdale, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Reta Tisdale

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Reta's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Reta's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


1924 - 2020
Mrs. Reta Isabel Tisdale (nee Parrott) of Red Deer, Alberta, passed away peacefully, at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Monday, January 6, 2020 at the age of 95 years. Reta was born at Tuxford, Saskatchewan. After the passing of her father in 1942, Reta then moved from the farm to Moose Jaw with her mother, until she passed in 1945. Reta was offered a job in Toronto working for a War Contracting Company building fighter planes, until the war ended. She then settled in Kindersley, living there until 2012. While in Kindersley, she worked at Baker's General Store and then for Canada Post, as Assistant Postmaster, until she married G. Orval Tisdale in 1954. After her family had grown, she went back to work at Baker's Store, Sunset Lodge and the Kindersley Inn. Reta will be dearly missed by son, Byron; granddaughter, Trina Lentz (Richard), great grandsons, Justice and Kadan; grandson, Cory Tisdale (Trina), great grandsons, Layne, Kurtis, Dylan and Hogan; granddaughter, Brandy Hansen (Cal), great grandson, Shane, great granddaughter, Hayden; granddaughter, Kayla Weber (Nathan) and great grandson, Jacob; son, Greg (Linda), granddaughter, Kandis Langvand (Derek), great grandson, Nash; granddaughter, Kristen Hall (Dallen). Reta was predeceased by her husband, Orval, daughter, Heather, parents, John and Hattie Parrott (nee Harrison), sisters, Teresa Pope (John), Cecelia Hackel (Bill) and a nephew, James Allan Pope. At Reta's request, there will be no Service. A Private Family Interment will take place at Kindersley, Saskatchewan, in the late spring. Arrangements in care of Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, 6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Reta Isabel Tisdale, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Reta

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Reta Isabel Tisdale.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Reta here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Reta Isabel Tisdale by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Cheryl Schopff

Posted at 10:55am
I was saddened to read of Reta Tisdales passing. She had bordered once in early years at my grandmothers home in Kindersley, there fore staying friends with the family.
I remember her and Heather coming to visit my mom, may you Rest In Peace now Reta...Cheryl (Ritchie)Schopff

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: