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Friday May 27th, 2016
10:00am - 11:00am

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Jack David Smith

Jack D Smith, 65, of Princetown died Friday, May 20 after a brief illness. Jack grew up in Schenectady and graduated from Linton High School, then served in the Navy in Vietnam and was a fierce Patriot. He was very active in the community having served the Schonowe Fire Department for many years, as well as being a member of the Rotterdam Elks, Schenectady Eagles and Schenectady Moose, Altamont post of the VFW and was also National Historian for VOSA. Jack was the son of Alexander and Lola (Borst) Smith and was pre-deceased by his wife of 15 years, Patricia Alexson. Jack is survived by his daughter, Kelly Alexson of Rotterdam, his brother David Smith of Richfield Springs and his sister Carol Haight of Fort Mill, South Carolina, as well as several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held on Friday, May 27, 2016 from 10-11AM at Fredendall Funeral Home, 199 Main Street, Altamont with a memorial service to follow. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project or the Schonowe Fire Department in his name.


Dorothy & Matthew Kritz May 31 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jack Smith

Dorothy & Matthew Kritz May 31 2016 12:00 AM

Thoughts & prayers are with you all. I will miss all our great times Jack! . RIP my brother!

John Buehler May 25 2016 12:00 AM

I would like to sent my condolences to the family . Jack was a kind and caring person who i met through my sister Peggy . we will all miss Jack my he rest in peace .

Bernice Dutcher May 24 2016 12:00 AM

sorry for ur loss jack was a great man

kathy work/smith May 24 2016 12:00 AM