January 15, 2010
Original LO company loses matriarch
Dorothy Smit, the mother of LO member John Smit, passed away at her home on Dec. 1, in her 82nd year. The wife of the late Peter Smit, the couple owned and operated Peter Smit and Sons in the Ottawa area. The company is an original member of Landscape Ontario. The funeral service took place on Dec. 4, with interment in St. Bernard Parish Cemetery, Ottawa.