Edward J. Smith, Sr. | 1931 - 2014 | Obituary

Edward J. Smith, Sr.  
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Edward J. Smith, Sr.

Born: July 17, 1931
Died: July 25, 2014

U.S. VeteranEdward “Ted” J. Smith, Sr., 83, of Wyckoff, passed away on July 25, 2014.

The son of the late Vincent and Agnes Conway, Ted was raised in Massachusetts. He met Lorraine Benson on a blind date and the couple later married and settled in West Paterson, NJ. Ted proudly served as a Corporal in the US Army and later had a long career as a logistics engineer for Singer-Kearfott. After retiring in 1991, Ted and Lorraine moved back to Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Ted volunteered with the Red Cross for over 35 years and was the recipient of the Red Cross Hero of the Year Award in 2014.

Ted is survived by his sons, Edward and his wife Karen, David and his wife Chryse, and Daniel; his brothers, Robert and Donald; his sisters, Polly, Joyce and Barbara; his grandchildren, Rosalie, Elena and Trevor; and his great grandson, Jacob.

Interment will take place at the Massachusetts National Cemetery.

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