|The death of The Rev. Canon H. Gordon Smith occurred at the York Manor Nursing Home on Sunday, January 1st, 2006. Born in Hoyt, NB he was the son of the late Herbert and Ellen (Fielding) Smith and the husband of Margaret Edith (Crawford) Smith.
Survived by his wife, Edith; one son, Rev. David Fielding Smith (Esther) of Napanee, ON; one daughter, Catherine Wetmore (Rev. Ian Wetmore) of Fredericton, NB and grandchildren, Kathleen Smith, Miriam Smith and Sarah Wetmore.
Predeceased by his parents and three brothers, Rev. Gilbert Edsforth, Charles Edsforth and Horace Smith.
Visitation will be held at Christ Church (Parish) Church on Wednesday, January 4th, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held at Christ Church (Parish) Church on Thursday, January 5th, 2006 at 11:00 am. Archdeacon John Sharpe as celebrant. Interment will be in the St. Lukes Cemetery, Hoyt, NB at a later date. For those who wish, memorial tributes may be made to the Primates World Relief and Development Fund or the Christ Church (Parish) Church Organ Fund. Arrangements have been entrusted to McAdam’s Select Community Funeral Home.
Contributed by Margaret Pugh