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William R. Smith

Memorial for William R. Smith

Born in Paterson, NJ on May 16, 1945
Died on Apr. 1, 2017 and resided in Sandyston, NJ.
Service: Private Service

William "Bill" R. Smith, 71, of Sandyston, died Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Newton Medical Center.

Born in Paterson to the late William T. and Doris (nee Cahill) Smith, Bill moved to Totowa at an early age. He graduated from Passaic Valley High School then served in the Navy during the Vietnam era. Bill was a longtime maintenance man at Bristol Glen in Newton.

Bill, following in his father's footsteps, was an avid fisherman, especially brook fishing for trout. Above all else, he was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be greatly missed.

Bill is survived by his beloved wife, Ethel (nee Spangenberg) Smith; his daughter, Julie Gil and husband, Alvaro; his grandchildren, Catalina, Devin and Cameron Gil; and his sister, Bonnie Smith.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 7 Ridgedale Avenue, Suite 103, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Wood Funeral Home, 16 Main Street, Branchville. Online condolences may be made at www.woodfuneralhome.net.

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