Katherine Mary (Ferguson) SmithJanuary 15, 1917 ~ June 18, 2017 (age 100)
Passed away peacefully with family at her side at Dufferin Oaks on Sunday, June 18, 2017. She was born on January 15th, 1917 in Kandahar, Saskatchewan, and moved to the Erin area in 1924. Her children are grateful that she was a wonderful mother. She had the honour of being a Great Great Grandmother. She had a generous spirit, and was a loyal friend.
She is predeceased by her husband Russell (1995) and her son Alan (2012). She is also predeceased by two daughters-in-law, Julie (1999) and Norma (2006) and grandson, Trevor(1973). She is survived by her daughter Joanne (Steve), sons Ed (Christine), Ronald, Ken (Sally), Robert (Marjorie), Norman (Juana) and daughter Marie (Don) and daughter-in-law Mary Lynne. She will be sadly missed by her loving grandchildren Shelly, Scott, Kevin, Jonathan, Kim, Shannon, Kelly, Macey, Taya, Cameron, Joel, Ana, Ashley, Jerry, Shawn, Saleena, Anthony, Emily, Madison, Jada, Austin, Emma, Allison, Ethan, Evan, Carter, Tristan and Lincoln.
Friends are invited to Butcher Family Funeral Home, 5399 Main Street, South, Erin on Friday June 23, 2017 from 2 p.m. – 4 pm. and 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. A Funeral Service for Katherine will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday June 24, 2017 at 11 a.m. Interment Coningsby Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Katherine’s memory can be made to the Foundation of The Guelph General Hospital or to the Alzheimer’s Society. Cards available at the funeral home or you may send a condolence at www.butcherfamilyfuneralhome.ca
Butcher Family Funeral Home
519 833 2231
Foundation of the Guelph General Hospital
Alzheimer Society of Canada
20 Eglinton Ave. W., 16th floor, Toronto ON M4R 1K8