Brian Joseph Smith
It is with profound sadness that the family of Brian Joseph Smith, age 56, of Amherst, announce his passing on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Upper Nappan, NS.
Born in River Hebert, he was the oldest son of the late Joyce (Smith) Fyfe and Jude Melanson of Amherst.
Brian moved back to Nova Scotia in 2000 with his family, he enrolled in NSCC Cumberland Campus where he completed a Business Administration Information Management Diploma.
He is survived by his wife Peggy (Herring) Smith, his children Jason (Mandy) and Rachel both of Amherst and the love of his life, granddaughter Molly Jay, three brothers Michael, David and Bobby (Carrie) all of Toronto, mother in law Marge Herring of Saskatchewan, many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Besides his mother, Brian is predeceased by his step father Mickey Fyfe, grandparents Henry and Mary (Light) Smith, special cousin Sharon Deegan and his father in law Floyd Herring.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 17, 2014 from 2p.m. until the time of the service at 3 p.m. all in Campbell’s Funeral Home, Amherst, NS (902-667-9906)
Rev. Donald Miller will officiate.
Interment will take place in the Hillside Cemetery, River Hebert.
Memorial donations in Brian’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or the Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada.
Online condolences and sharing of memories may be made to the family via: www.campbellsamherst.ca