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Rose Smith


March 8, 1929 to February 8, 2022

Rose Smith, formerly of Route 2 Listowel, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at her residence in Listowel, on Tuesday February 8, 2022 at the age of 92. Rose was born in England and worked as a seamstress and also at the railway office where she met David. After coming to Canada, David and Rose made a life farming. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, sewing, quilting, reading and spending time with her family. Beloved wife of the late David Smith who predeceased her in 1990. Loving mother of Mary Ellen (Harry) Jacklin, Jim (Sandra), Sally (Scott) Andrews, Sandra (Don) Harrison. Cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 12 great great-grandchildren. Fondly remembered by her brother Harold and his wife Pearl Norman and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Herbert and Mary (Tazzymen) Norman, brothers Tom (Irene), David (Loretta), Herbert “Tommy” (Mae), and sisters Joyce, Marion and Mabel. A private family funeral service by invitation only will be held at the Elma Memorial Community Centre, Atwood on Saturday February 12, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. with Ruth Long officiating. All those attending must provide proof of vaccination. Masks are mandatory and social distancing must be respected. Spring interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood. Please click on the link below to view the service. https://youtu.be/kh_KMhozSbI As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Calvary United Church 395 Wallace Ave N. Listowel, ON N4W 1L2 North Perth Community Hospice 135 Main Street West Listowel, ON N4W 1A2 or Canadian Cancer Society 500-55 St. Clair Ave. West Toronto, ON M4V 2Y7 appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the Funeral Home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your donation directly to the charity of choice at the above address.

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