Sgt Samuel Joseph Smith Jr.
  • 33 years old
  • Date of birth: May 19, 1978
  • Date of passing: Jul 30, 2011
Let the memory of Samuel be with us forever

Samuel J. Smith, Jr. 33 of Rootstown passed away Saturday  July 30, 2011.  He was born May 19, 1978 in Akron, Ohio to Samuel and Sandy (Bever) Smith, Sr.   He has lived in Rootstown the past five and half  years  and was employed for local 219 as a pipefitter.  He was a veteran of the US Army.  Survivors include his wife Kami (Stephens) Smith,  his children Gavin Alexander, Alana Mae, Lily Ann, , step-daughters  Kailey, Maleigha, his parents  Samuel and Sandy Smith, Sr. of Green , his brother  Michael Smith, sister in law Kara Stephens and In laws Marsha (Charles) Robinson of Rootstown.

All Medals Received
Army commendation medal, Army good conduct medal, Marine corps good
conduct medal, Global war on terrorism expeditionary medal

Sam loved to spend time with his daughters one if his favorite things
to do with them was to roll down the hill. They would laugh so hard.
He also enjoyed playing his guitar and fishing .

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by David Martinez on 30th July 2013

"3rd platoon will never forget you, brother R.I.P........ I will never forget the hair cuts and the guitar playing and the times you kick me in the face while sleeping old times but never forgotten.......3rd platoon..."

This tribute was added by Roger Rickert on 15th April 2013

"Rest in Peace Hero,Our Grateful Nation Salutes You. Welcome Home"

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