Thursday, September 16, 2010

September 7th, 2010

George W. Smith

George W. Smith, 91, of Golden Acres Chatham Center passed away peacefully Thursday at Barnwell Nursing Home. Mr .Smith born April 3,1919 in New York City is the son of the late George and Florence Smith. George was a veteran of the U.S. Navy as a radio operator overseas during WWII. He was employed with Channel 11 News then retired from C.B.S. of 35 years as camera technician. He loved Ham Radio and talking on his computer with friends from all around the world, daily. Mr. Smith was active with the Tri-Village Fire Co. for a number of years. He was predeceased by his wife Helen Smith. Mr. Smith is survived by stepdaughter Geolen and her husband Thomas Mulroney. Grandchildren Kathleen Sanjar, Karyn Reineke and Linda Warren. Survived also by 7 Great Grandchildren and his close friend and caregiver Karen Twagor. He was a special man to all that knew him. Service will be private at the convenience of the family. For on-line condolences visit