Smith – Glenn Goldwin of Sparta passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Monday, May 11th, 2015, in his 76th year. Beloved husband of Marilyn (Jones) Smith and dearly loved father of Sharilyn Aitken (Wayne) of London and Karen Gray (Reg) of Sparta. Cherished grandfather of Marissa (Dean Parker), Lindsay (Jay Calvert) and Dustin. Dear brother of Roy Smith (Mary Ann). Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Glenn was born in St. Thomas on June 6th, 1939, the son of the late Goldwin and Irene (Chapman) Smith. Glenn worked at Clark Equipment. He was a volunteer for over 27 years with the Union Fire Department. He was a member of Union United Church. Glenn enjoyed working with his brother on the family farm.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Union Cemetery. Visitation on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital (Chemotherapy Unit) or the Canadian Diabetes Association.