Robert Smith

1940 – 2014

Robert passed away on the 3rd February 2014. He died after a short illness in the arms of his loving wife, Patricia.

Robert was predeceased by his mother Nellie and his father Leonard and eights months ago by his step-son Conor Patrick McEvoy.

He leaves behind his great love of music and all the wonderful friends he made in Canada.

Robert was well-known in the music and television industry in Canada, Britain, Europe and Australia. For thirty years he worked with production companies that included CBC, The BBC, ITV and RTV. He received a present of his first guitar from his uncle Harry when he was ten.

He leaves behind his loving wife, Patricia, his step-son Sean McEvoy, his step-grandson Ryan McEvoy and his lovely step-daughter Lauren McEvoy. His beloved cousins Barbara Tombs and Margaret Bishop and Sara his much loved Cairn terrier.  

Robert was a bright wonderful man. We will remember him always and be thankful to God for the time he was given to us.

We cherished every moment he spent with us. He will always be loved and remembered. 

A celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday 18th February, at ‘The Royal Canadian Legion’ in Armstrong. Everyone is welcome. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to

Cremation arrangements entrusted to


Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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