Hilda Alice Smith passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at the Leacock Nursing Home, in Orillia in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late George Smith. Loving mother to Thomas and wife Patricia, Cathrine Smith, Jack and wife Debbie. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Ronald Smith (deceased), Christine Matson and Bill, Wayne and Maria Matson, Karen and John Southwood, Tyler Smith, Shelby and Derrick Alexander. Fondly remembered by great-grandchildren Cassandra and Jason Brodie, Carter Matson, Riley Matson, Ryan and Brooke Matson, Hailey Matson and great-great-grandchildren Laine Southwood, Kallum Southwood, Jake Southwood, Elise Alexander, and Michael Alexander. Hilda was predeceased by her parents Gilbert and Florence Cocking, sister Helen Melrose and good friend Mark Nelson.
The family will receive their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S (Hwy 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) on Wednesday, October 24 from 11 o’clock until time of funeral service in the chapel at one o’clock.
Interment Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bolton.
In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 329, P.O. Box 419, Tottenham L0G 1W0.
Condolences for the family may be offered at www.EganFuneralHome.com
“The song is ended, but the melody lingers on…..”