SMEITINK, Gerard (Gerry) At the age of 82 years, passed away October 26th, 2006 in Nanaimo, BC., formerly of Georgetown, Ontario. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Lyda, daughters: Anna (Jack) Vander-Pol, Ingrid (John) Brassard, Irene Mellott, Renee (Norm) Rickerby, grandchildren: Robert (Tara), Christine (Paul), Michael (Amy), Ronald, Alan, Matthew, Jennifer, Christine (James), Sharon, Katherine and Frank, great-grandchildren: Samantha, Justin and Jordan, special niece Hetty (Wim) Geerling, brother Henk (Greta) and family in Holland, also nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation Thursday November 2nd, 2006 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, followed by funeral Service in Telford's Memorial Centre, 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo, BC. Pastor E. Grey officiating. Gerry will be laid to rest with his son Ronald in the Nanaimo City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Fund. Arrangements by the Memorial Society of BC and TELFORD'S MID-ISLAND MEMORIAL SERVICES 1-250-751-2254.