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From: "Peter_McCrae" <>
Subject: SMITH; Miriam-1/5/2005-CANADA
Date: Mon, 4 Jul 2005 23:34:44 +0100


Miriam Smith

SMITH _ Miriam Keay (nee Miller) 1929 - 2005 Miriam (Mim) passed away
peacefully on May 1, 2005, at the age of 76. She was born and spent many of
her formative years in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. She was predeceased by her
parents Jim and Evelyn Miller and her aunt Dorothy Miller. Mim is survived
by her sisters, Marilyn (Gordon) Laird and Ruth (Jack) Downs. She is also
survived by her children, Ron Smith (Debbie Gill), Passia Pandora, Kathy
(Bruce) Lepper, Sandy (Mike) Debolt, and Janet (Nick) White; and her
grandchildren, Trisha, Carolyn, Kyle, Trevor, Brendan, Ian, Olivia and
Emily. Mim graduated as a nurse from the Vancouver General Hospital in 1951.
She was married to Dave Smith in 1952 and moved to Calgary and started a
family. During that time she was active in the Shell wives club where she
met many lifelong friends. In 1982 she moved to Victoria where she enjoyed
the milder climate and took great pride in her garden. For many years she
enjoyed going on cruises and met many wonderful people. Throughout her life
she enjoyed and excelled at many types of needlecrafts. The results of her
efforts have been enjoyed by family, friends and charitable organizations. A
Memorial Service for Mim will be held on Friday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. at SANDS
FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1803 Quadra Street, Victoria, B.C. In lieu of flowers, Mim
requested that donations be made to the charity of your choice. The family
wishes to thank the nurses and doctors at the Royal Jubilee Hospital for
their compassionate care. SANDS - VICTORIA Telephone: 1-250-388-5155.

CALGARY,ALBERTA CANADA


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