UTICA — A graveside service for Ronald L. Smith, 81 of Utica, will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 3, at Rocky Fork Cemetery.
Mr. Smith passed away Nov. 28, 2018, at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. He was born July 11, 1937, in Utica to the late Harry and Elsie (Davis) Smith.
Ron worked at Knox Community Hospital for 20 years, Kenyon College and he retired from North Fork Schools.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Marjorie (Phillips) Smith of Utica; son, Michael Smith of Newark; daughter, Teresa Smith of Utica.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Clarence E. Smith; sister, Bernice Mason.
To sign an online guest book visit www.law-bakerfuneralhome.com.
Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N Main St., Utica, is assisting the family with arrangements.