David L. "Pat" Smith, 98, the husband of Christine (Stewart) Smith, passed away Sept. 7, 2016, at a Dover-Foxcroft Nursing Home. He was born July 14, 1918, in Kenduskeag, the son of Walter and Hattie Mae (Gordon) Smith.
He graduated from East Corinth Academy, class of 1937. Pat worked for the C.C.C. in 1946, on construction at Acadia State Park. He later worked as a tool worker at Fay & Scott Machine Shop in Dexter and then at G.E., retiring in 1983. Pat was a Deacon of the United Baptist Church of Charleston, a charter member and Secretary of the Lion's Club in Corinth, and a Treasurer of the Kiwanis Club for 6 years.
Surviving, in addition to his wife of 34 years, are a daughter, Nancy Harvey of Glenburn; a grandson, Brandon Harvey; a step-granddaughter, Lynne Hutchinson; a sister, Hope Thurston; and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his first wife, Marjorie (Martin) Smith; a son, David T, Smith; a grandson, Jarrod Harvey; brothers, Shirley and Clarence; a sister, Ruth Kennedy; and a son-in-law, Donald Harvey, Jr.
Funeral services will be held 2 PM Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, at the Thompson Funeral Home, 17 Hudson Road, Corinth, with David Lassell officiating. Friends may call from 1 PM until time of services. Burial will be in the Corinthian Cemetery, Corinth. Those who wish may make contributions in Pat's memory to the United Baptist Church of Charleston, c/o Steven Arnold, 53 Main Road, Charleston, Maine 04422.