Age 87, of Castle Shannon, on Friday, February 28, 2014. Beloved husband for 58 years of his recently departed Jean (Beerman) Smith; devoted father of Kathleen D. Smith of South Park, Fredrick G. Smith (Nora) of South Park, Jeffrey W. Smith (Janice) of South Park, Daniel P. Smith (Kelly) of Peters Township, David R. Smith (Nan Brown) of Bethel Park and Lisa A. Tharp (Tom) of Castle Shannon; loving grandfather of Jeffrey, Jr., Josh, Mandy, Jessy and Tommy; brother of Audrey Conroy of Shippensburg, PA and the late William Smith; also survived by nieces and nephews. Fred was a proud WWII Army veteran who retired in 1986 from the P & L E Railroad as a lead car inspector. He enjoyed volunteering at Saint Anne Church and the Castle Shannon Meals on Wheels. His passions included traveling and his vegetable gardens. Friends will be welcomed at LAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHAPEL, INC., 1008 Castle Shannon Blvd., Castle Shannon Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Anne Church Wednesday morning at 10:30. Interment St. Wendelin's Cemetery. If desired, memorials may be made to the Church at 400 Hoodridge Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15234.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Mar. 2 to Mar. 3, 2014