Donald Smith

Donald R. Smith

1938 - 2019

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Obituary of Donald Smith

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, Donald R. Smith, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away. Don was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Noel and Elsie (Reynolds) Smith. He was the second of four boys (David, Daniel, and the late Noel Jr.). He studied engineering at Texas A&M and served in the United States Army.  After his discharge in 1963, he moved to Long Island to marry Joyce Haynes. Together, they raised three children (Donna, Margaret, and Brian) in Lynbrook, NY. He was the proud grandfather of Cathal and Eamonn Kirkyla and Parker, Samantha, and Dylan Smith.

His wake will be held on Friday, January 25, 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Perry Funeral Home in Lynbrook, NY. The Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 10:30 am at Don's longtime parish, St Raymond's in East Rockaway, NY.

Friday
25
January

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday, January 25, 2019
Perry Funeral Home, Inc.
118 Union Ave
Lynbrook, New York, United States
Friday
25
January

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, January 25, 2019
Perry Funeral Home, Inc.
118 Union Ave
Lynbrook, New York, United States
Saturday
26
January

Mass

10:30 am
Saturday, January 26, 2019
St. Raymond's RC Church
263 Atlantic Avenue
East Rockaway, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

L.I. Cremation Co. Inc.
91 Eads Street
W. Babylon, New York, United States