OBITUARY

Jeff D. Smith

March 8, 1923March 16, 2019

JEFF D. SMITH (Pop Pop)

Jeff D. Smith, 96, of Peekskill, NY passed away quietly on March 16th. He was born on March 8th, 1923 in a log cabin in the woods of Rutherford County, Tennessee to Ola (Victory) and Jefferson Davis Smith. Jeff was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Europe, England, and Africa during WWII. He had several careers including operating a TV Repair business, working for Burns Security Co. as a Captain and Maintenance Manager for the Park Mall in Peekskill, NY. Jeff was predeceased by his first wife, Helen, and his three sons, Jeff Jr., Donald, and Rory. He is survived by his son, Gregory DeJong of NYC, 5 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. Jeff married Evelyn Brazee on August 26th, 1972 and they enjoyed 39 years together. Adding 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren to his family. A private cremation and memorial service is planned.

Services

  • Private Cremation Service
REMEMBERING

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Lois Brazee

March 30, 2019

So sorry to hear of Jeff's passing. Always hold on to all the great memories you shared together. Love and prayers, Lois

Christina Camara

March 19, 2019

Dear Lana and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this most sorrowful time ! I am so very happy that I was able to visit with Jeff this past summer when I came home for a visit. I have some very fond memories of your mom and Jeff! Now Jeff is at peace and reunited with your mom! I won’t be able to send him anymore cards, but he will always be in my thoughts and prayers! Love, blessings and prayers, Tina 🌹

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY