Smith, Louise edited (WinCE)SMITH: Louise. A resident of Chatham-Kent, Louise Smith died peacefully on Monday September 23, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved wife of 28 years to Andy Smith. Loving mother of Brian Johnston (Olga) of Dresden, Robert Johnston (Sue) of Calgary, Kevin Houle (Becky) of Dresden, Debbie Simpson (Robert) of Wallaceburg; and step-mother of Janette Hardy (Dan) of Chatham, Rob Smith of Pain Court, and the late Andrew Smith. Cherished grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of 4. Dear sister of Stan Botterill (Mary Jane) of Chatham, Edna Bushey of Chatham, Margie Meir of Nanaimo, B.C., and Bob Botterill of Chatham. Louise will be fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham on Thursday 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday September 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Brian Horrobin officiating. Following a reception, interment will take place at Morpeth Cemetery. Donations in memory of Louise to the Canadian Cancer Society are welcome. Online condolences may be left at

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