With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of our dear mom, Margaret Smith, 91, of Burnaby, BC, on March 11th, 2023.
She was born to parents Gordon Stanley Smith “Gramps”, and Elizabeth Mason “Lizzie”, on September 28, 1931, in Selkirk, MB. Margaret leaves to cherish her memory her children Bruce Smith (Trudy) of Nakusp, BC; Lynn Smith of Abbotsford, BC; Randy Smith of Vancouver, BC; Elaine Van-Allen (Steve) of Langley, BC; Terri Smith of Langley, BC; Lloyd Smith of Vancouver, BC; and her little sister, Elsie Burgel of Surrey, BC, whom she loved dearly, as well as many nieces and nephews, 12 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Margaret was a homemaker and a loving mother. She is predeceased by her aunty Bella; brothers Ewart (Mannie), Terrence (Terry), and William (Beaver).
The family has entrusted Gilbart Funeral Home with the arrangements. A graveside service is scheduled for May 27th, at 1:00 pm at St. Peter’s, Dynevor Old Stone Church, 8 Stone Church Rd Lot 212, East Selkirk, MB. Family members will be officiating the graveside ceremony.
“She made broken look beautiful and strong look invincible. She walked with the Universe on her shoulders and made it look like a pair of wings.”
Condolences may be left on her tribute wall at www.gilbartfuneralhome.com