2009-08-06 / Obituaries

Shane L. Smith

Shane L. Smith, age 19, of Patterson, NY, died in an accident on Monday July 27, 2009 in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Shane was born in Pomona, CA, on Oct. 30, 1989 son of Lawrence Smith of Patterson, NY, and Kimberly Pollard of Anza, CA.

He graduated from Hamilton High School in Anza, CA, then moved to Patterson where he worked as a landscaper for Frank Serpe Land Care in Carmel.

Besides his father and mother Shane is survived by his step mother Jennifer McQuaid of Patterson, NY, two brothers Ryan & Zachariah Smith of Patterson, NY, a sister Taylor Smith of Anza, CA, and two sisters Illyza and Elese McQauid of Patterson, NY, his Paternal grandparents Lawrence E. and Marilyn Smith of Patterson, NY, and his maternal grandmother Patricia Fleming of Idyllwild, CA.

A funeral service was held Fri. July 31, 11am at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave. Brewster, NY. Internment followed in Maple Ave. Cemetery in Patterson, NY.

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