Margaret Parkington

  • Born: July 31, 1926
  • Died: February 23, 2019
  • Location: Austin, Texas

Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home North

3125 N Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78705
Tel. (512) 452-8811

Tribute & Message From The Family

Margaret Underwood Parkington, age 92, of Austin, Texas, died on February 23, 2019. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on July 31, 1926.

She is survived by her three sons, John J., Richard J., and Robert M. Parkington; five grandchildren, Jennifer, Michelle, Francine, Gregory and Sarah; two great grandchildren, Luke and Erin; several nieces and nephews.

With a Bachelor's Degree in Science from The University of Texas, Austin, she taught school in Texas, Kansas, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland.

She was a member of St. Theresa's Catholic Church, Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, and a volunteer at Seton Medical Center.

Rosary will be 6:00 pm, Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church, 4310 Small Drive, Austin, Texas 78731.

Funeral Mass will be held at Assumption Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 10:00 AM. Interment will be at the Assumption Cemetery on IH35 South following the mass.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Caritas, c/o St. Theresa's Catholic Church, 4310 Small Drive, Austin, Texas 78731.


Condolence & Memory Journal

We miss you, Margaret! I was so happy to know Margaret through choir at St. Theresa's. She was always such a bright light in our lives. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Posted by Meg Mulva - Friend   January 05, 2021

Lucy Underwood Lentsch, our grandmother, is our [Louise Smith's daughters] main connection to the Parkington family. Our hearts are all sad for the loss of Margaret Parkington.

Posted by Margaret Shelton - Houston, TX - Family   February 27, 2019

Margaret Parkington was a special member of the Underwood family. She and I corresponded some over the last few years. She was always upbeat about everything even when she had assorted challenges. My heart is with all of her sons and families. The world is diminished through her passing.
Margaret Shelton [one of Louise Underwood Smith's daughters]

Posted by Margaret Shelton - Houston, TX - Family   February 26, 2019

Our condolences to your family.

Posted by Steve Rhodes - Bernardston, MA - Family   February 25, 2019

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