Mrs Bridget Smith

THE recent death of Mrs Bridget Smith, of Marian Park, Downpatrick, has evoked much sadness and sympathy.

Mrs Smith (née Casement), passed away in Lecale Lodge Care Home, Strangford Road, Downpatrick. She was 82.

As a school crossing patrolwoman, she was a familiar figure and was extremely popular with children. Her hobbies included walking, listening to music and playing cards.

Mrs Smith, who was widowed, is survived by her daughters, Rita, Carol and June, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren and by her sisters.

Requiem mass was held in St Brigid’s Church on February 3 and was followed by interment at Struell Cemetery.