The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

July 12, 2013

Ray J. Smith


Star Beacon

ANDOVER —  Ray Jerome "Snuffy" Smith, age, 67, of Andover, Ohio, died at home with his family by his side on Thursday, July 11, 2013.

Born on Feb. 15, 1946, in Warren, Ohio, he was a son of Theodora Ruth (Waid) and Ray Oscar Smith. Snuffy was a 1965 graduate of Pymatuning Valley High School and served in the United States Army. On Sept. 14, 1974, he married Sandi Lee McGill.

Snuffy was a meat inspector for the State of Ohio for over thirty years.

He loved to spend time with all three of his grandchildren, going to flea markets and fairs, watching Nascar, reading and finding a good deal.

Snuffy was preceded in death by his father.

Survivors include his wife of thirty-eight years, Sandi L. Smith of Andover, Ohio; a son, Anthony O. (Michelle) Smith of Andover, Ohio; his mother, Theodora R. Smith of Orwell, Ohio; two sisters, Mary (Ron) Jones of Dorset, Ohio, and Darlene (Brad) Edelman of Orwell, Ohio; a brother, Arnold (Kathy) Smith of Dorset, Ohio, and three grandchildren, Katelyn, Garrett and Hunter.

A Memorial Service will be held 2 p.m. on Monday, July 15th, at BAUMGARDNER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 134 Prospect St., Andover, with the Rev. John L. Annandono officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice.

An online guestbook is available at www.baumgardnerfuneralhomes.com and starbeacon.com.