Obituary: Wife of Canucks legend Stan Smyl helped found Canuck Place
Jennifer Smyl, wife of former Vancouver Canucks captain Stan Smyl, has died.
The NHL team announced her death on Friday.
“It is with a profound sense of sadness that the Vancouver Canucks and the Aquilini family announce the passing of Stan Smyl’s wife of 42 years, Jennifer Smyl,” the team said in a statement.
“Jennifer was an active member of the Canucks’ community and integral part of charities associated with the team, including her work to help found Canuck Place.
“Our heartfelt condolences are with Jennifer’s family and loved ones at this time.”