Adrian passed away at the age of 88 on September 19, 2013 at Sumac Lodge, surrounded by his loving family. Survived by his dedicated, caring, supportive wife Mary, his daughter Elly Allsupp (Brian), son Antoine Van Crey (Judy), daughter Mary Jo Van Crey (Bruce Praill). Adrian leaves his legacy behind with his 7 grandchildren; Sasha (Ken), Jordan (Bonny), Stacey (Michael), Kelly (Darren), Becky (Kris), Wesley (Paulena), Spencer (Christopher) and 10 great grandchildren; Jayda, Nova, Harmony, Keegan, Rachel, Audrey, Cohen, Tessa, William, Rayn and Stormy. Brothers in Holland; William, Gerad, Pete and Tiny. Adrian and Mary immigrated after World War II and after many struggles they were able to achieve a life of opportunity and success for themselves and their family. Adrian was a successful business owner of Lambton Construction followed by Lambton Woodworks, which still remains today as a family business. Adrian and Mary were inseparable, enjoying nature walks, landscape, ponds with fish and frogs, birds, music and especially family.
Deep felt thanks to Dr. Gannon and the caring nurses and staff of Sumac Lodge. Cremation and a private family service has taken place. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society and the Sarnia and District Humane Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca