Robert Smith

Obituary of Robert Francis Smith


Bob is now resting in peace having ended his earthly journey at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on September 19, in his 77th year. Loving and cherished husband of Theresa Marie (nee Casey) for 52 years and beloved father of Jeff (Lisa), Chris (Sue) and Stephanie. Proud grandfather of Ryan and Zoe. Predeceased by his parents Charlie Smith and Betty Kiteley. Predeceased also by his brother Ron (Pauline) and brother-in-law Gerry. Dear brother of Jim (Susan) and sister Sandra (Tony), sister-in-law Helen (Bob). Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Thank you to the many amazing doctors and nurses at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (our "home away from home") for these past five months. A special note of gratitude to Dr. Gregory Jeffries. His guidance, knowledge and unwavering support throughout Bob's complex health care issues was such a blessing for our entire family. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Ave., (905) 877-3631 on Tuesday, September 25 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass and Celebration of Bob's life will be held on Wednesday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 14400 Argyll Road, Georgetown at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills (CASHH) or to the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital would be appreciated.