Robert K. Smith, 84, of State Rt. 374, Merrill died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at his home.
Born on June 19, 1933, in Churubusco, N.Y., he was the son of Francis and Elsie (Barnes) Smith. They predeceased him.
He was married to Joyce Ann Ashworth on Aug. 9, 1959. She predeceased him on Oct. 29, 1994.
Bob graduated from Northern Adirondack Central School. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force, serving his country for 20 years, retiring in 1975. He was a member of the Chateaugay American Legion and Frontier Lodge 517 Free and Accepted Masons, Chateaugay. Bob enjoyed riding his motorcycle with his dog, Skeeter who accompanied him on every ride.
He is survived by his sister, Carol Werth of Mineral, Va., and many friends.
At Bob's request, there will be a graveside service in the spring at Eastside Cemetery.
Arrangements are with the Chateaugay Funeral Home. Online condolences may be offered at www.chateaugayfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 28, 2017