March 2, 1942 – December 9, 2011
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Ron in Calgary on Friday, December 9, 2011 at the age of 69 years.
Ron is survived by his loving wife, Janet, his daughters Pamela (Scott) Shaw and Trinda (Murray) Pryor and his four grandchildren, Eric, Ryan, Kylie and Kaden who will miss their trips to the golf course for a ride in Grandpa’s golf cart.
Ron is also survived by his brother Murray (Jan) Smith, his sister Marilyn (Dennis) Baerg, his sister-in-law, Louise (Frank) Coulson, his brother-in-law, Ken Davis and their families. He was predeceased by his parents Bill and Mildred Smith and his nephew Travis Baerg.
Ron especially enjoyed the winters spent in Hemet, CA and the camping trips to Christina Lake each summer. He loved all sports, especially golf, hockey and football. Ron spent the best moments of the last few weeks watching the BC Lions win the Grey Cup.
A Celebration of Ron’s Life will be held at the Cranbrook Golf Course (2700 2nd St S), on Monday, January 2, 2012 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of British Columbia, 200-1212 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V2 Telephone (604) 736-4404 Fax (604) 736-8732 www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Ron Smith, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Calgary, AB Telephone: 1 800 661 1599.Print This Obituary & Condolences