G. Glenn Smith, 82

FEB. 6, 1929-SEPT. 27, 2011

September 28, 2011

G. Glenn Smith, 82, of Boonsboro, Md., passed peacefully from this life on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at his daughter's home.

Born Feb. 6, 1929, in Middletown, Md., he was the son of the late Grayson O. and Anita M. (Toms) Smith. His wife, Ruth N. (Beans) Smith, preceded him in death in 2009.

Glenn was a graduate of Middletown High School.

He was employed for nine years in the Research Laboratory at Fort Detrick. Glenn retired after 21 years of service with Eastalco Aluminum Company.

Glenn was a member of the Grossnickle Church of the Brethren in Myersville.

He was also a member of the Improved Order of Red Men Conococheague Tribe 84 in Williamsport, Md., and the National Rifle Association.

Glenn will be deeply missed and will be fondly remembered as an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by two daughters, Glenna M. and her husband, Robert Moncrief, of Boonsboro, and Carol Ann and her husband, James Brown, of Frederick; his son, Ricky Lee Smith and his wife, Donna, of Charles Town, W.Va.; two sisters, Lorraine Langdon of Myersville and Phyllis Fogle of Frederick; and one brother, Kenneth Smith of Middletown. He is also survived by six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A funeral ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at the Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro. Pastor Tim Ritchey Martin will officiate. Final resting place ceremonies will follow at the Boonsboro Cemetery.

Friends are invited to visit the funeral home anytime after 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, where the family will be present to receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center, P.O. Box 369, Sharpsburg, MD 21782.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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