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Boucher Funeral Home, Inc.
Saturday March 26th, 2022
9:30am - 10:30am

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Funeral Service

Annunciation Parish at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church
Saturday March 26th, 2022
11:00am

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John M. Smart

John M Smart, 77, of Gardner, MA passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at UMass Memorial Medical Center of a long-lasting illness.

Born in Utica, New York, on February 19, 1945, he was the son of the late George and Mary (Tyler) Smart. He graduated from Lyon Mountain High School with the Class of 1963.

John was known by many in the community for his art in plastering. He lived a wonderful life cherishing time spent with family. Of many things, his favorite was to take trips to the White Mountains with his wife and children. He was a very active man who enjoyed hiking in the mountains, and fishing with family and friends. John always loved good soul music and dancing till there was no one left to dance with. Many knew John as a man of God. He found fulfillment in Preaching.

John is survived by his wife of 32-vears, Kandace "Kandi" A. (Gagne) Smart of Gardner; a son, Michael Smart and his fiancé Alysha Higbie of Athol; a daughter, Kandace Nguyen of Gardner; his mother-in-law, Leonette Gagne of Gardner; three grandchildren, Vincent Tambolleo, Addaline and Charlotte Smart; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, March 26, 2022, from the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA, with a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in Annunciation Parish at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA.

A Calling Hour will be held Saturday, March 26, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home.

Memorial Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Please reference in memory of John M. Smart.


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John was a good man he was kind in good-hearted always enjoyed talking with him he was a good grandpa to our son he will be missed dearly and always remembered

Jason Tambolleo Mar 30 2022 12:50 PM

My wife Julie and I will always remember John as a friendly and very nice man who always had a big, beautiful and welcoming smile. He always had kind words to say anytime we saw him. We are so sorry for his family's loss and we know he loved them dearly.

Michael Campbell Mar 24 2022 1:15 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Cindy and Scott Bosselait Mar 20 2022 5:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Teresa Ashby Mar 20 2022 8:31 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Karen and Bob Mar 20 2022 12:46 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Bobbie Jo Mar 17 2022 2:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Danielle Mar 16 2022 4:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

Kristina Spencer Mar 15 2022 6:31 PM

I will always remember how he would joke around with me and I will always remember what a kind heart he had and what a gentle soul he was now he Rest In the Arms of the Lord that he loved so very much No goodbyes we will see you again someday

Kathy Giordano Mar 15 2022 5:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Smart

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