Ronald F. Smith, 71, Turin

TURIN, NY – Ronald F. Smith, 71, died early Thursday morning, Dec. 31, 2020, at the home of his brother-in-law and care giver, Leroy (Bridgett) Platt, Jr. Ronnie was also under the care of hospice.

Ron was born on Jan. 26, 1949, in Floyd, the son of the late Francis and Mary Smith.

He married Christine Platt on May 26, 1993, in Lowville. The couple resided on Church Street and Willow Landing (801 Housing).

He was employed at Lewis County Industries.

He loved watching birds, drawing and spending time with family.

He is survived by his wife Christine, their son, Peter Francis Smith. Three sisters, Margaret, Pauline, Bonnie and two brothers, Glenn, and Paul.

A spring graveside service will be in Beaches Bridge Cemetery.

Arrangements are with Sundquist Funeral Home.

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