Dr. Leslie E. Smith Jr.
AGE: 59 • Edison
Leslie E. Smith Jr., DVM, of Edison died Friday, May 17th at home. He was 59 years old. Born in Berlin, Germany into a military family, he lived in Piscataway before moving to Edison 25 years ago.
He was a Dr. of Veterinary medicine and partner at the St. George Veterinary Hospital in Woodbridge for 30 years. He graduated Piscataway High School in 1971 going on to veterinary school in Guadalajara, Mexico graduating in 1981. Finally, he received his masters in Library Science from Rutgers University in 1996. He was a member of A.V.M.A.
Dr. Smith is survived by his loving wife of 37 years Sylvia "Patty" Smith, a son Brian A. and his wife Kristie Previte - Smith of Milltown; 2 sisters Margaret Goodwin of Mansfield, TX., and Judy Chomicki of Kansas City, MO.
Funeral services will be held Monday, May 20th at 8:30pm from the Boylan Funeral Home, 10 Wooding Ave, in Edison. Cremation will be private. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, from 2-4 and 7-9pm. In lieu of flowers donations in his name may be made to: Best Friends, 5001 Angel Canyon Rd., Kanab, Utah 84741 or bestfriends.org