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December 14 1987 December 26 2022
Benjamin “Ben” S. Smith, 35, of York went to be with his Lord on December 26, 2022 surrounded by his family at his home. Born December 14, 1987 in Hershey, he was the son of David A. and Kimberly (Golden) Smith of York. Ben was a purchaser for 16 years for IVRI in York. Ben was a 2006 graduate of Eastern York High School where he played on the golf team. He received his B.S. in Marketing from Millersville University in 2010. He participated in in many sports as he was growing up and continued to bowl in different leagues as an adult. He was a member of Zion United Methodist Church in East Prospect. He was also a member of the Pleasureville American Legion Post 799, Hawk Gunning Club, and the 13th Ward Political Club. When Ben was born, he was a Miracle baby with the Children’s Miracle Network. As he struggled with his handicap through his life, Ben continued living life and preserved through his pain. He always had a smile on his face and was well liked by everyone he met. Ben is no longer suffering from this pain and was looking forward to “getting his new body in Heaven”. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brother, Christopher J. Smith of York and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be held Monday, January 2, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at Zion United Methodist Church, 1 North Main Street, East Prospect, PA with his pastor, the Rev. James Lewis, officiating. A viewing will be held Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the church. A private burial will follow the funeral in Riverview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Children’s Miracle Network, Mail Code HS21, P.O. Box 852, Hershey, PA 17033-0852 (www.cmnhershey.org). Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 East Market Street, York, PA 17403.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Benjamin Ben S Smith December 14 1987 December 26 2022.
Death notice for the town of: York, state: Pennsylvania