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Richard B. Smith

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Richard B. Smith Obituary
Richard B. Dick Smith, 89, of West Dennis, MA and Longboat Key, FL., and formerly of Norfolk, MA., passed away on May 19, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Joan (Carlson) Smith. Born in Boston to Cora (Pelley) Smith and Clinton Smith, he was a graduate of Needham High School, Dean Academy, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Babson College and served with the U.S. Navy at the end of WWII. He owned and operated Franklin Lumber Company from 1969 | 2000. Richard was an active pilot most of his adult life. He also enjoyed sailing, golf and traveling. In addition to his wife he leaves two daughters and two sons, Laura Smith and her husband Joe Johnson, Jean Smith, Andy Smith and his wife Karen, David Smith and his wife Alison, a stepdaughter Susan Edwards and her husband Tom Edwards, six grandchildren Dylan, Isidro, Lucy, Evan, Antonio and Sara Jane Peterson, a brother Robert Smith, as well as nieces and nephews Robert Smith Jr., Sara Smith, Betsy Anania and the late Leslie Smith. Visiting hours will be held on Saturday June 3, from 2-4 pm at the Morris, OConnor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Dr., South Yarmouth. Burial will be private. Notes of comfort may be sent Dicks family at www.MorrisOConnorBlute.com
Published in The Country Gazette from May 24 to June 2, 2017
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