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Gladys SMITH (nee Irving)

November 5, 1927 - December 21, 2018 Retired employee of Ross Pope and Company The family announces with sorrow her passing on Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Timmins and District Hospital at the age of 91. Beloved wife to the late Vernon Smith (2017). Loving mother of Noreen (Lenny Mennella), Howard, Colleen (David McInroy), and Arnold (Deborah Gorman). Cherished grandmother of Jonathan McInroy, Michael McInroy (Alina Smith), Kyle Smith, Adam Smith (Keira Squire) and Colin Smith. Sister-in-law to Don McNeil. Dear aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, William (Bill) and Winifred (nee Bradley) Irving; her brother John and sister-in law Helen Irving; aunt Verlie (Henry) Tommila; aunt Frances (James) Moyle; and her cousins she considered siblings- Doug (Buster), Lenny, Dick, Jimmy Moyle and Dorothy Moyle Novak. Predeceased by her father and mother in-law Martin and Janet (Aitchison) Smith; sisters and brothers in law Freda (Bill) McLeod; Lloyd (Mary) Smith; Garth (Doris) Smith; Velma McKay and Myrna McNeil. The family wishes to acknowledge the kindness and compassion provided to Gladys by Barry and Joan Tremblay, Kathy Moyle, Marg Roberts Rochefort; the staff and volunteers at the Chateau Georgian Residence; and to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Timmins and District Hospital. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will take place at Covenant United Church in the spring. Remembrance donations to Covenant United Church or to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted with LESSARD STEPHENS FUNERAL HOME . Online condolences or donations can be made at www.lessardstephens.com0
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A Genuinely Good Hearted Human Being
Posted by Irena Aleknevicius (Friend) On Thursday, January 17, 2019
As a child, I remember how kind and thoughtful this generous lady was to many a family. She seemed to be one of the first to bring baking or cooking gifts to those in need or those suffering from a loss. I won't ever forget the tasty lunches she made for me and her own children when I'd be invited over during the school lunch hour. Her home-made raspberry jam was legendary! Despite being a very busy working mom, her warm witty humour always shone through. Sorry for your loss Colleen and family.
Posted by heather Lavediere (Friend) On Friday, December 28, 2018
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Know you are in our thoughts at this time.

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