- April 7, 1914 - June 13, 2011
- New York
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“Rest in peace grandpa Smith, thanks for my most memorable garden. Dennis
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“You lived the longest of your siblings, now rest in peace!!
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Luther Austin Smith
Luther Austin Smith Saratoga Springs, NY- Luther Austin Smith of Wesley Health Care Center and formerly of West Circular Ct. Saratoga Springs died peacefully at Wesley Health Care Center on Saturday June 18, 2011. Born on April 7, 1914 in Saratoga Springs, NY he was the son of the late Luther A Smith and Kittie Mingay Smith. He married his wife Mary E. Tougas on September 19, 1934. After many years at Braim and Ronan Garage he went to work at General Electric Company in Schenectady, NY in their steam turbine department as an assembler and retired after 34 years of service for the company. Luther is predeceased by sisters Alice Ehmann, Lelah Burt, Ruth Cooney and Claire Keefer and two Brothers Lyman Smith and George Smith. Survivors include his wife of 76 years Mary Smith of Saratoga Springs, three daughters Claire J. Hannah of Ballston Spa, NY, Mary Lou Smith of Saratoga Springs, NY and Irene M. White of Gales Ferry, CT, a son George A. Smith of Virginia Beach VA, Several Grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted on Wednesday June 22, 2011 at St. Peter's Cemetery Saratoga Springs, NY at 12:00pm. Memorial donations can be made in his memory to the Wesley Foundation. 131 Lawrence St. Saratoga Springs, NY or Charity of one's choice. Arrangements under the direction of the Tunison Funeral Home 105 Lake ave. Saratoga SPrigns, NY 12866. www.tunisonfuneralhome.com