Sidney T. Smolin
AGE: 74 • Little Egg Harbor
Sidney T. Smolin, 74, of Little Egg Harbor, died after a long illness on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 at AtlantiCare Medical Center, Galloway Township. Born in the Bronx, he lived there and in Manalapan and Freehold prior to moving to the Sunrise Bay Community in Little Egg Harbor in 2001. A peacetime veteran of the U.S. Army
, he worked for Paine Weber, New York City, NY for many years prior to retiring in 2001. Mr. Smolin was a board member of the Sunrise Bay HOA, and enjoyed traveling, tennis, skiing, swimming and golf. He ran in both the New York City and Boston Marathons. Since his retirement, he began acting and performed in several productions with the Little Egg Harbor Theater Company.
He is survived by his wife, the former Brigid Keller; a daughter, June Ellsweig of Manalapan; a son, Mark and his wife Carla of Frederick, MD; and four grandchildren, Connor and Katie Ellsweig and Michael and Rachel Smolin.
Visitation will take place from 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 until the funeral services at 4 p.m. at the Maxwell Funeral Home, 160 Mathistown Road, Little Egg Harbor. A private cremation will follow. Interment of Mr. Smolin's urn and Military Honors will take place at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, 2012 at the N.J. Veterans Cemetery, Arneytown. Funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 12:30 p.m.