Alvin Smith Obituary

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Alvin David Smith Sr.

December 29, 1923 - January 31, 2013
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Smith, Alvin David Sr., A native of New Orleans and a resident of Mandeville passed away peacefully on January 31 st, surrounded by his loving family. He was born 89 years ago on December 29, 1923, Son of the late Roderick A. Smith and the late Anna Marie Hofer Smith; Brother of the late Mervin J. Smith, Sterling Smith and Roslyn (Rose) Reynolds. Beloved husband of the late Norma Drzewucki Smith; his children Alvin David Smith Jr. (Debra), Terence J. Smith (Tina) and Brent M. Smith (June). Grandfather of the Late Todd, Alvin III, Stephanie, Brent Jr., the Late Matthew, Michelle, and Great grandchildren Gunnar, and his many nephews and...
Smith, Alvin David Sr., A native of New Orleans and a resident of Mandeville passed away peacefully on January 31 st, surrounded by his loving family. He was born 89 years ago on December 29, 1923, Son of the late Roderick A. Smith and the late Anna Marie Hofer Smith; Brother of the late Mervin J. Smith, Sterling Smith and Roslyn (Rose) Reynolds. Beloved husband of the late Norma Drzewucki Smith; his children Alvin David Smith Jr. (Debra), Terence J. Smith (Tina) and Brent M. Smith (June). Grandfather of the Late Todd, Alvin III, Stephanie, Brent Jr., the Late Matthew, Michelle, and Great grandchildren Gunnar, and his many nephews and nieces. Alvin was a veteran who proudly served in the U.S Navy. During World War II and Korea War. He went on to work at the American Standard Company where he retired with over 50 years of employment. He was devoted to his Catholic faith through participation in Mass
at Our Lady of the Lake. Relatives and friends of the family, also members of West Jefferson Level District, Jefferson Parish School Board; Grey Lock Partners, Mary Grove Awning, St Jerome Knights of Columbus #6746, Wm J Guste Assembly 331, Cortez Caravan #267 international order of Alhambra and Jerome Building Association Inc., Entercom New Orleans (WWL) . The family would also like to thank Donna Rome for her devoted Live-In Caretaker of Alvin. Special Thanks to Lisa, Cindy and Kendall with Hospice Compassus. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a Funeral Mass in the Chapel of Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal St.; on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:00 pm. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am and continue until service time. Interment will follow at St Roch Cemetery #2. Please sign to the guestbook at www.schoencanalstreet.com



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