Roger Parent

Saskatoon Meewasin

Members of the Saskatchewan Party Caucus mourn the passing of their friend and colleague Roger Parent, MLA for Saskatoon-Meewasin.

Roger Parent was first elected to the Saskatchewan Legislature in 2011 and was re-elected in the 2016 provincial election.

Parent passed away November 29, 2016, with family members at his side.  He was 63.

Roger served in a variety of capacities including on the Standing Committee for Human Services, the Standing Committee for Private Bills, and the Special Committee on Traffic Safety.

Roger was a strong advocate and proud representative for his community and province.  Prior to his election, Roger was involved in several community initiatives including the Saskatoon Homelessness Initiative Partnership, SREDA Aboriginal Economic Development Committee, Saskatchewan Committee on Aboriginal Procurement, Métis Nation – Saskatchewan.