|Lawrence N. Smith, Sr.|
Dec. 1, 1935-April 22, 2014
Lawrence was born Dec. 1, 1935 in Bayfield to Clark and Bridget (O’Day) Smith. Following high school he enlisted in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1957.
He married Florence G. Brogan on Aug. 11, 1956, in Jersey City, NJ. They were blessed with three sons, Larry Jr., Keith, and Timothy.
Larry worked in the wire and cable business for over 50 years. He enjoyed traveling, hunting, fishing, and especially spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of NAB, SMPTE and SBE.
He is survived by his wife: Florence Smith, Hancock; granddaughters: Lauren Smith, Carol Stream, IL; and Kayla Smith, Hancock; grandson: Lawrence Smith, Newport Richey, FL; sisters: Virginia Kochar, Nashwauk, MN; Kathleen (Ernie) Burns, Nashwauk, MN; Sue (Joe) Krznarich, Golden Canyon, AZ; and Deborah Block, Nashwauk, MN; sister-in-laws: Pearl Smith, Nashwauk, MN; and Margie Egbert, East Brunswick, NJ; and further survived by an aunt, cousins, nieces and nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sons: Keith Smith, Timothy Smith, Larry Smith Jr.; and his brother: Bob Smith.
No services will be held per his request.
Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.