SMITH, Handel Colinwood May 26, 1935 - November 20, 2019 My friends, we lost a SOLDIER. Handel Colinwood Smith of Brampton who passed away peacefully at the Brampton Hospital on November 20, 2019, surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Sheila nee Parkins, daughter Nancy, son Richard, grandsons Michael and Matthew and a host of other relatives and friends. 'Colin' was born in Barbados and moved to the UK in the 1950's where he served in the Royal Air Force (RAF) and was stationed in England, Germany and Cyprus. The family relocated to Canada in 1970, where he distinguished himself in the RCMP and served for 25 years prior to his retirement in 1995. Services will be held at Brampton Funeral Home and Cemetery. Located at Bovaird Drive W. and Chinguacousy Rd. Visitation will be on Friday, December 6, 2019 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel.
Published in Brampton Guardian from Nov. 20 to Nov. 27, 2019.