Sylvia passed away peacefully in her sleep at 3:30 AM on Wednesday July 26th, 2006 at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital. She was predeceased by her son Bradley Scott in 2005. She is survived by her loving husband Mac and one son Dr. Brent (Taiko) Smart and their daughter Miyuki plus many nieces and nephews. Sylvia was born and raised in Drinkwater, Sask, she married her husband Maxwell in September 1951 and lived an active happy and productive life in Moose Jaw, Sask and moved to BC 45 years ago.
A memorial service will be held at the Trinity United Church in Vernon on Sunday, August 6th, 2006 at 2:00 PM. An inurnment will take place at a later date in the family plot at Rosedale Cemetery in Moose Jaw, Sask. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Sylvia may do so to the Vernon & District Hospice House 3506 27th, Ave., Vernon, BC V1T 1S4 or to the charity of your choice. “ We have lost a truly loving & loyal partner; she will now peacefully rest with our son in God’s arms”.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNRAL HOME (542-4333).