PHILIP ALOYSIUS SMITH 73 resident of San Juan Capistrano, CA. A dedicated husband, great father, beloved brother, loving grandfather, and trusted friend. He passed away at home on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 with his family by his side.
Born on July 28, 1932 in New York, NY. Philip graduated from the University of Seattle, WA, and spent 25 years working for General Electric as a Vice President of Medical System. He also was President of Medical Imaging Division of Toshiba, and most recently spent 5 years as a Manager of Appliance Department for Home Expo.
Married to his wife, Barbara for 49 years, he is survived by his devoted wife, Barbara; loving children, Donna Husted and her husband, Michael Husted, Barbara Ann Wolford and her husband, Robert Wolford; beloved sister, Kathleen Merrill; beloved brother Jack Smith and his wife, Jacquie Smith; five grandchildren, Mick and Daniel Husted, Miranda, Kendall and Madeline Wolford. Philip was preceded in death by his son, Philip A. Smith.
Phil loved staying active, playing golf and spending times with his family. He will be remembered as a devoted and dedicated family man who fought a courageous battle against cancer. He was dearly loved by many and will be deeply missed by all.
A Visitation will be held on Friday, June 2, 2006 from 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. at O’Connor Laguna Hills Mortuary, 25301 Alicia Parkway, Laguna Hills, CA
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2006 ~ 11:30 A.M. at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church, 33926 Calle La Primavera, Dana Point, CA.
An Interment will immediately follow at El Toro Memorial Park, 25751 Trabuco Road, Lake Forest, CA.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations may be made in Phil’s name to Hoag Hospital Foundation-Cancer Center, One Hoag Drive, P.O. Box 6100, Newport Beach, CA 92658-6100. 949 764-7217.