|Robert A. Smith, Jr.|
|Date Of Birth:||February 17, 1959|
|Date Of Death:||May 11, 2012|
|Service Date:||No Public Services Scheduled|
Robert A. Smith, Jr., age 53, formerly of Indian Lake, died
Friday, May 11, 2012 at his home in Dublin, Texas.
Born on February 17, 1959 in Glens Falls, he was the son of the
late Robert A. Smith, Sr. and Eva Margaret (West) Smith. He
was a 1977 graduate of Indian Lake Central School.
Following high school, Robert worked as a journeyman carpenter's
apprentice throughout Florida for 15 years. He then moved
west, and worked as an over the road, long haul trucker across the
United States before settling in Dublin, Texas.
Robert enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, the outdoors,
family, friends and the Adirondack Mountains. He was also an
avid NASCAR fan.
He will be remembered as a kind and compassionate man who always
put others before himself. He loved people and traveling the
roads of the country, visiting all 50 states.
He was predeceased by his parents; and a loving brother, Michael
Survivors include two sons, Eric Chisman and his wife Elizabeth
of Indian Lake, Kevin Chisman and his wife Andrinna of Floral City,
Florida; several grandchildren; three siblings, Scott Smith and his
wife Renu of Lake George, Colleen Morabito and her husband Mark of
Riverdale, NJ, Darlene Arsenault of Indian Lake; several nieces,
nephews, aunts, and cousins; and his very dear friends, who were
like family, in Texas, Missouri and throughout the United
In accordance with Robert's wishes, there are no public calling
hours or funeral services scheduled.
Contributions in Robert's memory may be directed to the Indian
Lake Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Indian Lake, NY 12842.