In Memory of




Obituary for Janet Smith (Sibbett)

SMITH: Janet Diane Marie -It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Janet Diane Marie Smith on Saturday December 2,2023 in her 82nd year. Predeceased by parents Cameron and Marylee Sibbett. Beloved wife for 63 years to Joseph Smith, mother to Jeff Smith (Cat), John Smith (Kim), Jim Smith (Leah), and the late baby Joseph. Nana to Carrie, Michael (April), Michael, Sam (Noah), Holly (Dylan), Shawn (Allie), Tyler (Bev), Cru (Erin), Alyssa (Joe), as well as the late Steven Smith and baby Brady. Great grandma to Riley, Sylvia, Issac, Hannah, Sierra, Austin, Claire, Kayla, Austin. Predeceased by in-laws Eva (nee Earls) and Winfield Smith, sisters Beverly Adams (Sibbett) and Carol Ann Spiers (Sibbett) as well as brothers-in-law Gord and Stewart Adams, Ken Piasecki and nephews Douglas Sibbett, Aaron Sibbett and Richie Adams. Janet will also be missed by her brother Doug Sibbett (Karen) and sisters-in-law Ethel Adams and Peggy Piasecki as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. Janet was born in Welland and grew up in Fonthill. She moved to Norfolk County with her husband Joe in 1961. Janet enjoyed life and loved camping, golfing, playing cards, bingo, scratch tickets, karaoke, genealogy and spending time with family and friends. Janet’s heart, smile and laughter will be truly missed by everyone she touched. Cremation has taken place. SERENITY BURIAL & CREMATION SERVICES INC., 361 Main Street, Port Dover (226) 290-9093 have been entrusted with the arrangements. A private family gathering will be held to honour Janet’s life at a later date. For those wishing to make a memorial donation in Janet’s memory they are asked to consider South Coast Community Caring for Cancer, 1112 Cockshutt Rd, Simcoe, Ontario, N3Y 4K4 or Haldimand Norfolk Diabetes Association, 216 West St, Suite 302 Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 1S8. Online condolences can be left at

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