Mt. Morris,NY/Bethany, CT: Sheldon Fay Smith, May 10, 2011, age 87.
Predeceased by his wife Barbara. Survived by his four children, David, Donna, Dale, and Debra, three grandchildren, Kody, Asher and Avi, many nieces and nephews, his sister, Jeannette Morley, Oakfield, N.Y. and his brother, John Brill, Geneseo, N.Y.
Sheldon was a graduate of Mt. Morris High School, Wesleyan University and the University of Connecticut where he received his Masters Degree in Social Work. He retired as the Director of Social Work at the Southbury Training School in Connecticut and was also employed several years at Yale University and their Institute for the Aging.
Contributions may be made to the Theresa House, 21 Highland Road Geneseo, NY 14454 or the Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd. Branford, Conn. 06405
Friends are invited to attend services Saturday July 2, 2011 at 1 PM at the United Church of Mt. Morris, State St. Mt. Morris, NY. Interment, Mt. Morris Cemetery.
Arrangements made by Kevin Dougherty Funeral Home, 21 Big Tree St., Livonia, NY. To send a condolence or for further information please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com