SMITH, Eleanor Patricia “Pat”
January 28, 1930 – May 8, 2012
Our dear mother passed into the arms of the Lord after a brief illness.
She is lovingly survived by her children: Millie (Dave), Lela (Rick), Sherman (Doris), and Marilynne. Grandchildren; John, Trisha, James, Rebekkah, Andrew, Angelina, Carlos, Sherman, and Shermane, and 4 great grandchildren, Brother; Ronald, sister; Norma, many nieces and nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband, Jim, May 3, 1974 and her sister, Lois, March 29, 2011.
The Comox Valley has been her home for over 43 years where she worked and raised her family and made many friends. She loved people and was especially proud of her grandchildren. If anyone needed anything she was always ready to give. She also loved animals and was a friend to every stray cat making sure their every need was cared for. She will always be remembered for her love, laughter, kindness and generosity. She will be greatly missed.
Many thanks to Dr. Janice McLaughlin and the loving care of the nursing staff at St. Joseph’s hospital.
A Memorial Service will take place at the Comox Valley Funeral home on 1101 Ryan Rd, Courtenay on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 1P.M. with Mr. Lawrence Burns officiating.
Followed by a burial service in Edmonton at a later date.