Oct 21, 1925 – Dec 30, 2017
Hazel, a long time Summerland resident since 1966, passed away peacefully at home, on December 30, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was 92 years of age.
She was born on October 21, 1925, in Tisdale, SK.
Hazel was a true pioneer, strong, determined, and courageous. Her smile, warmth, and kindness will forever be remembered by all who knew her. She was a member in good standing with the Summerland Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary.
Hazel will be lovingly missed by her family, son Michael Smart of Kelowna, daughter Karen Gibson (Scott) of Summerland, sister, Phyllis MacKenzie of Creighton, SK, 4 grandchildren; Christine (Nic), Raylene (Ken), Sharlee (Kristian), and Deryck, 5 great grandchildren, and her niece Sharron and nephews; Doug, Rick, and Gordon MacKenzie. Hazel has sadly been predeceased by her husband Kenneth Smart in 1965.
Also later predeceased by daughter-in-law Karen Smart and 2 grandchildren; Patrick and Daphne Smart.
A Private family Graveside Service has taken place at Canyon View Cemetery.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018, at 1:30 pm, at St. Stephen Anglican Church in Summerland.
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