Alton Franklin Smith
Alton Franklin Smith, 82, of Moncton passed away peacefully on September 2nd, 2018 at the Moncton Hospital.
Al was born in Humphreys Mills, NB on July 29th, 1936 the son of the late Stanley and Nora (William) Smith.
He worked as a cement finisher and was a hard worker who took great pride in his work. He had a special place in his heart for animals and loved his pets, especially his dogs. He also got a lot of enjoyment watching his fish. He was known for his flower garden and was always willing to share his beautiful flowers. During his last days he was laughing and joking with the nurses and felt blessed to be comforted by his good friends who stayed with him till he made the journey to his eternal home. May he rest in peace.
He is survived by his children, Stanley Smith (Tanya), Shirley "Serenity" Smith, Michael Bruce Smith (Cathy) and Sharon Matchett (Scott); his several grandchildren and great grandchildren; brother, Ronald Smith; step-brother, Clarence "Junior" Stillman and by his good friends and caretakers, Terry Bourque and Venette Godbout. He will also be missed by several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his step-father, Clarence "Buster" Stillman; brothers, Stanley, Garnet; sisters, Shirley and Loretta; and by his fur baby (his pug), Sheena.
Honouring Al's own wishes there will be no visitation. A graveside service will take place in the Bayview Cemetery, Harvey, Albert County, NB on Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 at 4:00pm.
For those who wish donations to the charity of your choice in memory of Alton would be appreciated.
Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, 4130 Route 114, Hopewell Cape, NB, E4H-3K2 734-2780
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Graveside Service- Bayview Cemetery
Bayview Cemetery, Harvey, Albert County, NB
Charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated