1942 – 2023

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In order to respect Jeannine’s last wishes, everything will be done in private.

It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Jeannine Smith, nee Laplante, of Ottawa, Ontario, on Saturday, December 23, 2023, at the age of 81. Loving wife of the late John T. Smith. Daughter of the late Philippe Laplante and the late Jeanne D’Arc Marchand. Dear sister of Dennis and Johanne Laplante. Also survived by her nieces and nephews, Christina Rose Marshall, Cassandra Martinez, Roger and Andre Laplante. Predeceased by three brothers, Fernand, Albert and Daniel; one sister Yvette Laplante and her niece Ginette Laplante.

In order to respect Jeannine’s last wishes, everything will be done in private.

A special thank you to the staff of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute and the Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus for their compassion and devoted care provided to Jeannine.

For those who wish, donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation, 40 Ruskin Street, Room H2408, Ottawa, ON K1W 4W7 or, would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Lamarre & Son Funeral Home, 453 St. Philippe Street, Alfred, Ontario, (613) 679-2802.

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    • Steve Saikaley Posted 2023-12-28 10:07 pm

      Sincere condolences to the family, nieces and nephews ✍️ May she rest in peace