Peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital on Sunday December 29, 2019. Chris Smits, of Harley, in his 85th year. Dad of Christine (John) Hoogstraten, Cathy (John) Sprowl, Teresa Jones, and Joe (Andrea). Opa of Justin (Melanie), Lauren (Paul), Megan (Kyle), Leah (Kyle), Zoey (Derek), Bronte (Josh), Kailah, Julianna, Gerrit and Liam, and Great-grandchildren; Abbi, Aaron, Lana, Lincoln, Weston, Finley, Maisy and Hudson. Survived by his sister Mia, brother Wim (Martha) and many nieces and nephews in Canada, Holland and Australia.
A private family service has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the Keith Ovington Funeral Home, 134 King Street, Burford. As expressions of sympathy, donations in Chris’ memory may be made to the Burford Optimist Youth Fund. Keith Ovington Funeral Home 519-449-1112. www.keithovington.ca