Bob Smethurst, long time resident of Williams Lake, passed away peacefully in his sleep on the morning of January 3, 2010, after a long struggle with COPD.
He was born on February 24, 1931 in Penticton, BC and raised in Naramata, the youngest of 12 children.
He leaves to mourn his passing, his loving wife, Dorothy, of 58 years; two sons Robert (Val) of Edmonton, Stanley (Patti) of Chilliwack; seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
The family wish to thank his many friends and family who helped him in his final years, especially Peter Epp, Cam Humm, Paul Locke, Suzanne & Pat Cameron and Charles & Merle Watts.
There will be no funeral as he requested.