John "Jack" Smith


SMITH, John "Jack"…


Reunited with his parents Bill and Sadie, and brother Ike on July 12, 2020, peacefully at home surrounded by love in his 91st year. Husband and best friend of Velma for 60 loving years. Best dad in the world to his girls Karen Pepe (Mike), Darlene Faulkner (Darcy), and Cathy FitzGibbon (Lee Watson). Awesome and proud Gramps to Sean (Erin), Jess (Andrea), Alyssa (Trevor), Jake (Ashley), Hailey (Tom) and Peyton. Best Great Gramps to Rya, Logan and Katie. Jack will be missed by his sister-in-law Rose McRae. Uncle to Dave, Richard, Darrell Smith, Susan and Doug Cloutier, Jan and Sheila McRae.


Jack was a long time employee at Northern Telecom. He was an avid sports lover and refereed hockey with the London Referees Association. Jack also enjoyed walks with his canine companions. Jack will be greatly missed. A special thanks to the London and Dorchester VON for all their care and support.


Those who wish to honour his life may donate to their favourite charity. A private family graveside service was held at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London. Arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at