Jack Smithson – obituary

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JOHN CARSON “JC” “JACK”

December 6, 1919 – March 17, 2015-03-18

(Veteran WW II – Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps., Past Pres. & member Br. 240, Royal Canadian Legion, Hon. Member Governor Generals Curling Club, Hon. Life Member, Almonte Curling Club, Past Master & member, Mississippi Masonic Lodge # 147, Member of Tunis Shrine, Past Pres. and Life member Mississippi Golf Club, Almonte Citizen of the year 1972)

Peacefully at Almonte on Tuesday, March 17, 2015.

Jack Smithson

of Almonte, age 95 years.

Beloved husband of the late Rachel Gilmour. Much loved and respected father of Robert “Bob” (Margaret) and Beverley Smithson. Cherished Grandpa of Bradley (Marielle), Breanne and Jaclyn and Great Grandpa of Charleigh. Predeceased by his brothers: Willard, Desmond and Cameron.

Friends may call at the

C. R. GAMBLE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL Inc.

(127 Church St., Almonte, ON., K0A 1A0)

for visiting on Friday, March 20th from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 PM. Thence to rest in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Almonte from 11 AM, Saturday, March 21 until the family arrive for Service at 12 noon, Rev. Pat Martin, officiating.

For those who may choose to honour Jack with a memorial donation, please consider the Almonte Legion Branch 240.

Legion members as asked to assemble at the funeral home on Friday for a service at 6:30 PM followed by a Masonic Service at 6:45 PM

Condolences & tributes: www.crgamble.com