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Alvin Dorsey Ray Smith

December 3, 1942 May 24, 2019
Alvin Dorsey Ray Smith
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Alvin Dorsey Ray Smith, age 76, of Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on May 24, 2019. Formerly of Doddridge County, Alvin resided with his daughter and her children over these last several months. Alvin was preceded in death by wife, the late Brenda Smith, parents Ralph and Mona Smith, as well as, siblings Roena Mulac and Francis G Smith. He is survived by son, Shawn Smith; daughter, Shelley (Smith) Hoffman; siblings, Rose Ann Grimenstein and LaVonne Keller; three grandchildren, Jordan, Taylor, and Allison Hoffman; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Alvin was a hardworking man and dedicated to his family. In addition to serving in the US Army, he held many jobs from working in West Virginia coal mines, the railway systems, US steel mills, and G. C. Murphys to serving his community as a correctional officer at the Allegheny County Jail. He was a member of the Elizabeth Township Sportsman Club and he enjoyed bowling and putzing in his lawn and garden. His family and friends could depend on him in times of need. Alvin will be missed by many, but he joined his beloved wife who captured and kept his heart.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 28th from 11 AM - 2 PM and 4 - 8 PM at the JEFFERSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 301 Curry Hollow Road, Pittsburgh, 15236. A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, May 29, at 12 PM in the funeral home chapel. Condolences may be left at www.jeffersonmemorial.biz.


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Visitation

Tuesday

28

May

11:00 AM 5/28/2019 11:00:00 AM - 2:00 PM 5/28/2019 2:00:00 PM
Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home

301 Curry Hollow Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home
301 Curry Hollow Road Pittsburgh 15236 PA
United States

Visitation

Tuesday

28

May

4:00 PM 5/28/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/28/2019 8:00:00 PM
Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home

301 Curry Hollow Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home
301 Curry Hollow Road Pittsburgh 15236 PA
United States

Blessing Service

Wednesday

29

May

12:00 PM 5/29/2019 12:00:00 PM
Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home Chapel

301 Curry Hollow Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home Chapel
301 Curry Hollow Road Pittsburgh 15236 PA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Jefferson Memorial Park Final Resting Place

401 Curry Hollow Road
Mausoleum Chapel
Pittsburgh, PA 15236

401 Curry Hollow Road Pittsburgh 15236 PA
United States
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