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Ronald Smith

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Ronald Smith

AGE: 75 • Newark, DE

Ronald "Doc" Smith, 75, of Newark, Delaware, passed away at home peacefully on December 6, 2016 after a lengthy illness. He was surrounded by loving family and his pets, Mousse, Debi, and Maggie. Doc was born in Port Chester, NY on September 14, 1941 and was a proud veteran of the Vietnam War, serving as a US Navy Corpsman with the US Marines. He was an expert in World War II aircraft, loved antiques, and building his model aircraft.

An active member of several veterans' organizations, Doc, with his friendly, outgoing manner made friends all over the world.

He is survived by his wife of almost 20 years, Carolyn Zsoldos, his son and daughter-In-Law, Jeff and Eva Smith and his grandson, Clark.

A memorial service will be held in Doc's honor on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 11AM at R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home, 122 W. Main St., Newark, DE 19711. Family and friends may begin visiting at 10AM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made payable to "Delaware Hospice" and sent in care of the funeral home. To send online condolences, please visit

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Published in The News Journal on Dec. 11, 2016
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