Marshall J. "Smitty" Smith
FUNERAL HOME
DUFRESNE FUNERAL HOME INC.
216 COLUMBIA STREET
Cohoes, NY
Smith, Marshall J. "Smitty" COHOES Marshall J. Smith, "Smitty," 71 of Cohoes, passed away at Albany Medical Center Hospital, on Sunday, September 5, 2021, after a brief illness. He was born in Troy and was the son of the late Chester E. and Patricia H. Cummins Smith. He graduated from Shaker High School. Marshall was a truck driver for Warren Fane in Troy. He had a love for trucks, NASCAR and the Boston Red Sox. He had a heart larger than life; most of all he loved his family. He is survived by his wife, Alice Muzio Smith of Cohoes; and his children, Christopher Smith of North Carolina, Candace Smith of Clifton Park, and the late Marshall Smith, Michelle Desautels of Cohoes, and Julie (William) Wilmot of Green Island. He was the grandfather of Brandon, Andrew, Sarah, Caroline, Evelyn, Genevieve, William, and Carlee; and brother of Chester E. (Patricia) Smith III of Texas, Gary Smith of Selkirk, Luanne Ferguson of Pennsylvania, and Mark (Robin) Smith of Maine. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews; and his special "Uncle Bill," William Smith. The funeral will be on Friday at 11 a.m. in the United Church of Cohoes, Mohawk Street, with Reverend Nick TeBordo officiating. Interment will be held at a later date. Relatives and friends may call at the Dufresne Funeral Home, Inc., 216 Columbia St., Cohoes on Thursday, from 4 to 7 p.m. Friends who wish to remember Marshall in a special way may donate to the United Church of Cohoes Children's Ministry in his memory. For condolences, visit dufresnefuneralhome.com



Published by Albany Times Union from Sep. 8 to Sep. 9, 2021.
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Sep
9
Visitation
4:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Dufresne Funeral Home, Inc.
216 Columbia Street, Cohoes, NY
Sep
9
Calling hours
4:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.
DUFRESNE FUNERAL HOME INC.
216 COLUMBIA STREET, Cohoes, NY
Sep
10
Funeral
11:00a.m.
United Church of Cohoes
Mohawk Street, NY
Sep
10
Funeral service
11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
United Church Of Cohoes
Mohawk Street, Cohoes, NY
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My condolences to Marshall's family and friends. We shared many great times at UCC...especially on the softball fields. RIP Marshall. John & Kathy Casey
Kathleen Casey
September 8, 2021
We lost a big part of our hearts on Sunday, words cannot express what you meant to us, you were the most unselfish, loving , giving person I´ve ever known!! I´m so thankful to have had the pleasure of calling you my friend R.I.P. Smitty knowing we will take care of of Ali
Julie Cone
September 8, 2021
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