Sir William Antony John Reardon-Smith, 4th Baronet, died 8 June, 2022. He was 84,
Sir William was born 20 June, 1937, son of Sir William Reardon Reardon-Smith, 3rd Baronet [1911-95], and his 1st wife the former Nesta Florence Phillips [who died as result of an accident, 9 Sept, 1959]; and succeeded to the baronetcy on the death of his father, 13 June, 1995.
He married 4 Aug, 1962, Susan Wight Gibson, daughter of Henry Wight Gibson, by whom he had issue. The baronetcy now devolves upon his eldest son, William Nicholas Henry, who was born 10 June, 1963.
The baronetcy was created in 1920, for his ancestor, another Sir William, a shipowner.