Paul Edward Smith

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SMITH;  Paul Edward ~ Paul fought a valiant and courageous battle against chronic pain and cancer, but in the end death won on Saturday, August 24, 2019.  Paul leaves behind his partner Virginia her three children, Jeremy (Stephanie), Carmen (Ryan) and Matthew, his daughter Tanya Rigsby, his six grandchildren, his sister Linda Davey (Luke), whose love and kindness will not be forgotten, his brother Wayne (Belinda), and his brother and sister in law Rob Henke (Nora Jane).  Paul was predeceased by his parents Ilene and Glenn, and his brother Gary.  He will be remembered by many nieces and nephews.  Paul left his mark in many gardens here in Cobourg.  Many thank you’s to the angels in Palliative Care, and Dr. Mulé.  There is no judgment in that quiet place, only acceptance.  There, by the grace of God go I.  A special thank you to all of the people who let us tend their gardens, and for all the calls and good wishes bestowed upon us.  Till we meet again.

Service Information

A Celebration of Life will be held at the RCL Branch 133, 136 Orr St., Cobourg on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. An interment of Paul’s cremated remains will take place in Rosseau, Ontario. In memory of Paul, donations to Ed’s House (Hospice Care), Cobourg would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Fallis & Shields Funeral Home and online condolences or donations may be made at


Dear Virginia & Family. Thinking of You and your Family. Jeanine & Paul

Jeanine & Paul Clarey

Virginia and family , so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts are with you

Barb & Tom Matthews

Virginia Paul was always out and about with you and the other workers. He had a very distinctive voice as well. Sorry for your loss. Gord Thompson

Gord Thompson