Dietrich-Smith, Prentice M.
Prentice M. Dietrich-Smith, 18, of Willoughby, OH (formerly of Ithaca), died unexpectedly on July 1, 2013. Born March 13, 1995 in Ithaca, NY, he was the son of Miranda Dietrich of Ithaca and Prentice (Shivonne) Smith of Ithaca. Having lived in the area and in Ohio, he had been known for his quick smile and sense of humor. Besides his parents he is survived by his grandparents, Gregory and JoAnn Hayden of Ohio, and Donna Smith of Ithaca; great-grandmother, Madeline Newby of Ithaca; as well as numerous siblings, cousins, aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by his grandfathers, Leonard Spencer and Joshua Paul Dietrich. Prentice will have a funeral service on Friday, July 12, 2013 at noon at St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Frear Memorial Park with a gathering to celebrate his life at Stewart Park afterwards. Please sign the guest book at www.zirbelfuneralhome.
Zirbel Funeral Home
115 Williams Street Groton, NY 13073
Published in Ithaca Journal on July 10, 2013