In Memory of




Obituary for Donald Stewart Laxton

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, on Friday, June 7, 2019, in his 90th year. Predeceased by first wife Edith (1980), son Gerry (2009) (Sue Anne), and brothers Arnold (Audrey), Harold (the late Mary) and John (the late Joyce). Don is survived by his beloved wife Dorothy of 36 years. Loving father of Linda Duguay (John), Judy Reynolds (Tom), Nancy Smith (Gordon), and Dan (Lorelei), and step-children Douglas Dutchak (Irene) and Gary Dutchak (Sue Dudas). Dear brother of twin sister Lois Hutchinson (the late Elmer), Douglas (Joyce), and brother-in-law of the late Florence Wilson (the late Donald). Don was the proud grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Cremation has taken place and private interment at White Chapel Memorial Gardens will be held. A Memorial Gathering for Don will be held at SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME, 454 Highway #8 (east of Millen Road) STONEY CREEK (905-664-4222) on Friday, June 14, 2019 from 3-5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Hamilton Special Olympics would be sincerely appreciated by the family.