Robert J. “Bob” Smith

Age 66, of Plum, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Thursday, May 23, 2024 after a courageous battle with esophageal cancer and Parkinson’s. Beloved husband of Elizabeth Smith; father of Jonathan (Kyla) Smith and David (Janie) Smith; grandfather of Bailey, Emmersen, Calington, and Adler Smith and his grand-dog Koby; son of Arlene and the late James Smith; brother of James (Jean) Smith and Linda (William) Swope. Also survived by nieces and nephews. His love of sports and hockey started at a young age, which he passed down to his children and grandchildren. His pursuit of memorabilia and collectables gave him joy throughout his final days.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.

Friends received in the William F. Gross Funeral Home, Ltd. 11735 Frankstown Road (at Rodi Road) Penn Hills on Monday, May 27, 2024 from 4-7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Family Parish Our Lady of Joy Church, 2000 O’Block Road, Plum, PA 15239 on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH.