It is with profound sorrow and regret that we announce Garry’s passing.   Garry leaves behind Michelle, his wife of 18 years. His Children, son Rod (Igna), his son Ryan (Dana), his daughter, Brittnee Froats (Danielle), step-daughters, Joy Gerwien (Keith) AB, Lorie Lynds, and Kelly Parasynchuk (Dave) AB. His grandchildren, Dylan (Alannah), Brigitte, Zander, Rylee, Hannah, Connor, Kayleigh, Heather, Evan, David, Bradley. Garry also leaves his brother, Bob (Nancy) and sister Judy (Wayne), and their children.   Garry was predeceased by his father Bert (1988) and mother Grace (2006).    Per Garry’s wishes there will be no services. His family will hold a “Day of Memories” on August 10, 2013, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at his home in Petrolia. All family and friends are welcome to share this day with us.   In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia would be greatly appreciated.   Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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