Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, on June 1, 2019. Hawley Rufus Smith, in his 93rd year, will be missed by his daughter Marilyn Palmer, brothers Burt and Clyde, son-in-law Dennis Kozar, his good friend Frank McBride and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, wife Barbara (d. 2002), daughter Margaret (d. 2013), son-in-law Graham Palmer (d. 2012) and siblings Donald, Louise, Christine and Kenny. Arrangements entrusted to THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, MONK CHAPEL, Bobcaygeon. Cremation has taken place. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Kawartha Family Health Care Team by visiting www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-738-3222. Marilyn would like to express sincere thanks and gratitude to Hawley’s doctor, Dr. Jacquelyn Choi, who went above and beyond to care for her dad.
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