Walter Richard Smith passed away on March 23, 2004 at Grand Street Lodge, Mission, B.C. at the age of 81.
He was predeceased by Betty, his wife of 55 years, in 2001. Walter will be fondly remembered as a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and a very special friend to many. Walter was a brave, strong soldier throughout his battle with cancer. His gentle nature and sharp wit carried him gracefully through life. Though dearly missed he will never be forgotten. He will live on in our hearts and memories forever.
Walter was an active member in the Royal Canadian Legion, Branches #57 and #259. A viewing was held on Saturday, March 27, 2004 at Woodlawn Mission Funeral Home. Memorial Service was held on Sunday, March 28, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion, Mission, B.C. In lieu of flowers donations are gratefully accepted to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branches #57 Mission and #259 Clearwater.
Arrangements entrusted to Woodlawn Mission Funeral Home