August 28, 2011
Mrs. Smith was born in Hudson, NY on October 26, 1950 to the late Charles and Henrietta Roberts Orbon. She had been an employee of the former Jamesway in Hudson, Ames in Catskill, and a framer at the Depot Gallery in Chatham. She was an avid scrapbook and greeting card creator as well as an active member of the Simpson Memorial United Methodist Church in Palenville.
She is survived by her husband Doug Smith, Jr. (whom she married on June 14, 1990) of Palenville; two daughters: Barbara Gregory of Pleasantville and Laura Smith of Palenville; grandson Christopher James Hazard; two sisters: Esther Hamm of Craryville and Barbara Hosier of Hudson; brother Donald Orbon as well as several nieces and nephews; father and mother-in-law, Douglas and Lonnie Smith. She was predeceased by her first husband Raymond L. Gregory in 1987 and son James Gregory on June 19, 2004.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 2 at 11 a.m. in the Palenville Methodist Church with interment following in the Palenville Cemetery. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Simpson Memorial United Methodist Church. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com
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