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Raymond "Gene" E. Smith

January 8, 1939 - July 6, 2015


Milan, PA

Date of Death:

July 6, 2015



Birth Date:

January 8, 1939

Birth Place:

Sayre, Pa

Service Information:

Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 3:00 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, NY


Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 1 to 2:45 at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, NY


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Raymond "Gene" E. Smith

Raymond “Gene” E. Smith, 76, of Milan, PA passed away on Monday, July 6, 2015 at Athens Health and Rehabilitation. Gene was predeceased by his mother, Pauline Sanders Altieri; step-father, John Altieri; and father, Kenneth Smith. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Dolores Smith; children, Lorie Anderson of Athens, and Vincent Smith of Athens; grandchildren, Alexandra Anderson, Matthew Smith, and Zachary Anderson; half-sister, Kathy Walker of Williamsport; sister-in-law, Cheryl Skiff of NC; sister and brother-in-law, Edna (John) Mullen of Waverly; three aunts and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Gene was a social member of the Sons of Italy, a member of the Loyal Order of Moose #1595 in Owego, and an active member of the Sayre Christian Church. He retired from Ingersoll Rand after 38 plus years and was a school crossing guard for the Athens School District in East Smithfield for over 11 years. Gene served in the Air Force from 1958-1962. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 3:00 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly with Rev. Kevin Arensman and James Donahoo officiating. Family invites friends to call from 1 to 2:45 prior to the services. Memorial donations may be made in Gene’s name to Sayre Christian Church, Music Department, 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre, PA 18840 or Guthrie Cancer Center, Nancy Quattrini Fund, 1 Guthrie Square, Sayre, PA 18840. Those wishing may visit our Facebook page or send a private message of sympathy to Ray’s family at

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