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William passed away in October 2019.

William was a resident of Wyckoff, New Jersey at the time of passing.

Raised in Jackson Heights, Queens, Smith graduated from Xavier High School in Manhattan and Fordham University.

Following his graduation, Smith was commissioned in the United States Air Force and served as a navigator on various aircraft including B-52's, rising to the rank of 2LT.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 3 - 7 pm at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Avenue, Wyckoff, NJ. Funeral Services will begin on Thursday, October 10, 2019 with Prayers, 9:00 AM at the funeral home with a Funeral Mass, 10:00 AM at St. Elizabeth RC Church, 700 Wyckoff Avenue, Wyckoff, NJ. The interment will follow at Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Xavier High School, 30 W 16th St, New York, NY 10011 in his memory.