Joshua B. Smith
Joshua B. Smith, 27, of Salisbury Township passed away November 5, 2012. He was a graduate of Salisbury High School where he co-captained the soccer team. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for eight years until being Honorably Discharged. He served in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom. He was a Color Guard Sergeant at Camp Pendleton, CA. He will be missed dearly by many friends and family. Survivors: Parents, Brian E. and Nancy K. (Laible) Smith of Salisbury Twp.; daughter, Keira Rose Smith; step-daughter, Keilani Jade Farinacci; sister, Jennifer Smith; paternal grandparents, Earl and Leona Smith; and faithful companion, Jarvis. He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Preston and Ethel Laible. Services: Memorial 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 17th & Hamilton Streets, Allentown. A calling period to greet the family will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m., Saturday. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, to the funeral home, 1629 W. Hamilton St., Allentown, PA 18102 to help defray funeral expenses.
Published in Morning Call on Nov. 7, 2012