Jeffrey Arthur Smith, 65, passed away at home October 3, 2014.

A remembrance service will be announced upon the completion of the year’s grape harvest. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Jeff was born to Donald R. Smith, son of Arthur and Agnes Smith of Serenity Road, Town of Torrey, and Barbara Perfect of Reading, Pa.

Jeff proudly served with the 101st Airborne Division in country during the Vietnam conflict. Jeff worked with the I.W. Ironworkers of St. Paul, Minn. Local 512 as he raised his two sons, James Burton and Donald Robert. Upon retiring from the I.W. Union in 2005, Jeff moved to Penn Yan with his wife, Judy to continue operating the family business.

Jeffrey is survived by his mother, Barbara P. Smith, his brothers, Steven Smith, Charles Smith, and William Smith, and his two sons, James Smith and Donald Smith.

Jeffrey is preceded in death by his wife, Judith Smith, his brother, Donald Smith and his father, Donald Smith.