Smith JW (edited)SMITH, James William “Bill” – At his residence in Lucan, on Thursday, January 1, 2015. Loving husband of the late Constance Lorraine Smith (2012). Loving and devoted father of Bryan Douglas (Beth), of Lucan, and Maureen Elaine, of Toronto. Cherished and loved grandfather of Carol, Heather, Andrew (Melissa), Cate, and Paul (Chantel). Loving great-grandfather to Caitlynn, Dylan, Devyn, Lyon and Zachary. Predeceased by brothers Bert and Don Smith. Brother-in-law of Ann Smith and Grace King. Survived by cherished nieces and nephew. Bill dedicated his life to supporting Veterans. Most recently, he was the Chairman of the Soldiers’ Aid Commission of Ontario. He has also served as the President of Branch 540 Lucan, District Zone Commander, District A Zone Commander, Provincial President and National Poppy Chairman. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 10, 2015  from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 189 Main Street, Lucan, where the memorial service will immediately follow at 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Matthew Martin officiating. Interment at St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Bill are asked to consider the Poppy Fund of your local Legion branch.  Online condolences may be made at

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