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Baby Girl Makenzie IV Reign Smith, born on Friday, December 14, 2012, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse, returned to her Heavenly Home that day. She was the daughter of Christopher Smith and Mary Jo Gaeta. Makenzie is survived by her parents; her sister, Starrlynn Lonero of Clark Mills; her maternal grandparents, Gary and Bolita Schorer; her paternal grandmother, Roxanna Smith; and paternal great-grandmother, Kay Taverne. In addition, she leaves her aunts and uncles, Gina and Gary Elsenbeck, Claudette and Thomas Davidson, Katelyn Schorer, Tiffany Smith and Amy Warney; and many great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her grandfather, Frank Gaeta; and her great-grandparents, Maynard and Eva LaClair, Joseph and Mary Gaeta, and Virgil Taverne. The family extends heartfelt appreciation to the staff of the Crouse Hospital in Syracuse for the amazing care shown to Makenzie and her family during this difficult time. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Makenzie's funeral service and Celebration of Angelic Life which will commence on Thursday afternoon at 1:00 at St. Anthony & St. Agnes Church where her Mass of Christian Burial will be offered by Rev. Mark Kaminski. The family will receive visitors at the conclusion of the Mass. Please omit floral offerings. Interment will take place in St. Agnes Cemetery at the convenience of the family. The Eannace Funeral Home, Inc., 932 South St., corner of Hammond Ave., is providing the guidance in lighting the path for the Smith family in commemorating Makenzie's brief moments on earth. Online tributes at: www.EannaceFuneralHome.com
Published in The Observer-Dispatch on Dec. 19, 2012