Russell H. Smith

Russell H. Smith, 85, of Montoursville, died Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Sycamore Manor.

Born July 17, 1927, in Scranton, he was a son of the late Robert and Frances Riesenauer Smith.

Russell and his wife, the former Lois B. Moore were married Oct. 28, 1950.

Russell was employed by Bell Aircraft and Instrument Transformers as an electronic technician. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and was a member of the NRA, American Legion Post 104, and St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Frances E. (Tim) Cook of California, Md. and nieces and nephews, Ann Watson, Betty Mummert, Cathy Livermore, Pam Yaple, Jim Watson, Terry Weaver and Gary Smith.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Robert W. Smith.

A memorial service will be held Sunday at 12 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 142 Market St., Williamsport, with Rev. Kenneth R. Elkin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.

Arrangements are entrusted to Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport