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Published On: Sat, Jul 6th, 2013

SMITS, Mr. Harry

It is with great sadness that the family of Harry Smits announces his passing on Friday, July 5, 2013, at the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, at the age of 57 years. Beloved husband of Connie Smits. Dear son of Tom and Sien Smits. Son in law of John and Jeannie Mires. Cherished father of Alisha Goossens (Jeff), Leanne Smits, Peter Smits (Leanne), Sheryl Chummar (Noble), Melissa Nesbitt (Chris), Brandon Biggers, and Brad Biggers. Special Papa to Marcus, Luke, Evelyn, Audrey, Addison, Grant, Charlotte, Jack and Brady. Beloved brother of John Smits (Rita), Pete Smits (Pat), Margaret Ennett (Gregg), Joanne Clark (Andrew). Brother in law of John and Stacey Mires and Jennifer Rakonjac. Harry will also be missed by several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Sunday, July 7, 2013, from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Christopher’s Church on Monday morning, July 8, 2013, at 11:00 am. For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at

About the Author

- Nathan is originally from Cardiff, Wales, and was imported to Canada as a internet mail order groom in 1998 and has managed to avoid deportation ever since. Even though sometimes mis-interpreted, possibly to retaining a Welsh accent, he continues to try his best to make a difference to the community he has grown to love.