Jan 10, 2021
Born Brierley Hill, Staffordshire UK July 1932. Emigrated to Ottawa, Canada 1957.
Died January 10, 2021 at Lancaster Long Term Care Home of coronavirus-related complications
Son of John Harold Levi Smith and Alice (nee Whittle) Smith
Brother of Gwendoline Ann (nee Smith) Kingsley
Husband of Nancy Ellen May (nee Mote) Smith (predeceased)
Father of Mark (Dominie) and Adam (Nancy)
Grandfather of Milo Smith
Uncle of Kath and Joann
Grateful thanks for the care, patience, and professionalism of Lancaster Long Term Care staff.
John was a member of the British Navy Fleet Air Arm and long time employee of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited. He had a long and devoted association with the Association of Records Managers and Administrators. Well-travelled, an avid reader, and an inveterate DIYer.
John was my manager at AECL and an innovative and thoughtful guy. A good mentor and friend. I am grateful fir having known him