SCOTTDALE, Pa. — Mark E. Smith, 58, of Scottdale, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013 at Excela Health Frick Hospital, Mt. Pleasant, Pa.
He was born on Dec. 17, 1954 in Berkeley Springs, P.; a son of the late Grant R. Smith and Shirley L. (Day) Smith-Taylor and step-father William Taylor of Artemas.
Along with his mother and step-father he is survived by the following family, two children, Tracy Stoner, Dillsburg, Pa. and Michael Smith, Dillsburg; three grandchildren; sister, Bonnie married to Tim Amos, Schellsburg, Pa.; many aunts and uncles and numerous cousins in the Cumberland area. And also special friends and his Scottdale family.
Mr. Smith was baptized in the Lebanon Christian Church as a child.
He was a graduate of Everett Area High School, class of 1974.
He was a diesel mechanic by trade.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel at Akers Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Mowry officiating.
Family and friends may call at Akers Funeral Home, 299 Raystown Road, Everett, on Sunday, May 19, 2013 from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Burial will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Artemas.
If friends so desire memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mr. Smith to the Lebanon Christian Church, c/o Building Fund.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.akersfuneralhome.com.