Peter Smith

Peter Smith has died at the age of 79

West Yorkshire-based bedding business GNG Group has confirmed that Peter Smith has sadly passed away at the age of 79.

In a statement from GNG, the company said: “We would like to pay tribute to a dear friend and colleague who sadly passed away on the 16 March this year at the age of 79.

“For three decades Peter Smith was one of the most loved an key figures at GNG Foam Converters Yorks (Now GNG Group Limited), even becoming a director in 2001.

“Pete was well known in the Bedding & Mattress industry across the Yorkshire region and particularly his home of Batley. His dedication and sense of fun has left an indelible mark on this business, even after his retirement he was often involved.

“Our heartfelt sympathies go out to his family and the business will very much miss him. Rest in peace Pete.”

From everyone here at Cabinet Maker, our condolences go out to his family and friends at this difficult time.