CORTLAND, Ohio – Raymond E. Smith, age 74, of Cortland, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2016 following a long illness.
Raymond had worked a number of years at Packard Electric and retired as Sergeant for the Bazetta Police Department.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years Dianne; two sons, Timothy R. (Cookie) and Raymond “Doug” (Juanita) Smith; three grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; many step-grandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert “Jack” and Esther Smith; a sister, Donna Lytle and brother Clinton Smith.
Friends may call Thursday 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Shafer-Winans Funeral Chapel, 164 N. High St. in Cortland.
Funeral service will begin at 8:00 p.m. with Pastor Steve Maugh officiating.
Visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to share memories and condolences with Raymond’s family.