Peacefully with his loving family by his side on April 15, 2013 at 88 years of age. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Betty) (nee Murray) Smith. Loving father of Christine and husband Brian Muir of Ontario, James and wife Barbara Smith of Guelph, Joseph and wife Roma Smith of Calgary, John Smith and wife Ruth Lesins of Guelph, Margaret Smith of Alberta, Dianne and husband Michael Leduc of Windsor. Son of the late Joseph and Altina Smith. Loving grandfather of Colin, Michael, Rachelle, Cassandra, Wojtek, Alexandra and Devin. Great-grandfather of Caillie, Claudia, Natalia, Bartek. Dear brother of Wilfred and the late Herman (1965). Gordon retired from Ford Motor Company in 1986 after 45 years of service and a member of CAW Local 200. He was a long time member of Gingham Swing’em Square Dance Club, The South Windsor Seniors Club and Fun Band and the McGregor Knights of Columbus Council #2984. If you so desire, donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Parish Prayers Wednesday at 4:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday family and friends will meet at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.) after 9am followed by Mass at 10am. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at


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