Richard Smith

Obituary of Richard P. Smith

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MOIRA – With heavy hearts the family of Richard “Chopper” P. Smith, 59, announces his passing on Monday (Sept. 9, 2019) at CVPH.  Arrangements are with the Flint Funeral Home, Moira.

Born in Malone March 17, 1960 the son of James Henderson and Joan Hutchins.   He attended Brushton-Moira School, later obtained his GED.   He was a United States Army Veteran.

Richard was an avid motorcycle rider and working on demolition cars.  He enjoyed photography, electronics, western movies, and spending time with his family and friends. 

Treasured memories will be forever in the hearts of his mother Joan of Moira, and his daughter Regina (Andrew) Cottrell of Spencer, West Virginia.  He is also survived by his grandchildren Aiden, Rayne, Ezra, and Ayla. 

His siblings Ann Hall, Scott Smith, Denise Smith all of Malone and Craig Smith of Dannamora survive him. 

Besides his father, a son Richard (Buddy) P. Smith, and two brothers Glenn Smith and Dennis Smith predecease him. 

Burial will take place at the convenience of the family.