Donald G. Smith
November 13, 1934 – October 1, 2021
Don passed away peacefully on October 1, 2021, surrounded by love. He was born to the late Gerald and Elizabeth (Cameron) Smith in Halifax. Don was predeceased by his wife Yvonne (Richard), sons Alan and Stephen (Carol Ann), and brothers Phil (Lorraine) and Gerry (Barbara). Adored father to Donna, and much loved Grampy to Gregory (Lynn), Bradley (Kayla), Alison (Adam), Jackson and Donovan. Great-grandfather to Sabrina and James. He will be sorely missed by his brother David in Halifax. Don left his mark on the insurance industry first as Vice President of the Halifax Insurance Company, and then through his own company, Canadian Insurance Consultants. Don was an avid golfer at York Downs and he enjoyed annual golf vacations in Bermuda and Florida. He will be remembered for his big smile, sharp wit, delicious Sunday dinners and his devotion to his family and beloved pets. Many thanks to the team of workers at We Care Home Health and Chester Village LTC who provided Don with compassionate care over the past several years. A private family gathering will be held to celebrate Don's life.