Eileen Smith passed away on July 9th, 2011 at the Chilliwack Hospital at age 85 years. She was born on July 25th, 1925 in London, England.
Eileen worked as a secretary at various doctor’s offices and was also employed with the Royal Navy (WREN Aircraft Mechanic). She graduated high school in 1942 and was enlisted with Royal Navy (Fleet Air ARM (WREN)) from 1943-45.
Eileen met her husband Frank when attached to sister Aircraft Squadrons (Naval) at Crail, Scotland. They married on October 13th, 1945 in London, England.
Eileen will be remembered by her husband of 65 years, Frank, and son Michael N. Smith. Also survived by her sisters Rose Pearson and Irene. She was predeceased by her parents Arthur and Elizabeth Keefe.
Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at St. John’s Anglican Church, 46078 Higginson Road, Chilliwack.
Online condolences can be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com