Paul R. Smith

Paul R. Smith, 75, of Delaware, Ohio, and formerly of Baltimore, Maryland, passed away Sunday (March 9, 2014).

He was born on Feb. 5, 1939, in Warner, Ohio, to the late Gerald E. and Dorothy (Thomas) Smith. Paul graduated from Marietta High School in 1957.

Survived by his wife, Stephanie (Hays); children Kathryn (Thomas) Kelly of Delaware, Jonathan (Julie) Smith of Hudson, N.H., Margaret “Peggy” (Andrew) Prolman of Litchfield, N.H., Andrea (Christopher) Tessier of Montreal, Canada; 10 grandchildren; brother, David (Susan) Smith; sisters-in-law, Jocelyn Hays, Eleanor (Tom) Tucker of Marietta and Sarah Medley of Parkersburg.

Services will be held on Saturday (April 12, 2014) at 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Marietta.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Dwight K. and Dorothy S. Hays Memorial Fund, c/o Marietta Community Foundation, P.O. Box 77, Marietta, Ohio, 45750 (740-373-3286).

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