Obituary of Nellie M. Smith
CASTLETON - Nellie M. Smith, 93, of Castleton, passed away Monday, June 6, 2022, at Albany Medical Center.
Nellie was born in Earlton, New York, the daughter of the late George H. and Nellie M. (Garvey) Hood.
She was a Account Clerk for State Bank of Albany, She worked in a flower shop and volunteered at the Albany Hospital in her early days.
Nellie will be remembered for her selflessness, her love of family and poetry, gardening and her devotion to her faith.
Survivors include son Richard Smith, daughters Nancy (Stephen) Burnett and Sally L.Smith, sister Louise Wells
She was predeceased by Husband Richard J. Smith and sons George Smith and David J. Smith. She is survived by several grandchildren and one great granddaughter and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and Friends are invited to her visitation hours Friday from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM followed by a service at 1:00 PM at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc., 165 Columbia Tpk in Rensselaer. Interment will be in East Greenbush Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Nellie’s name to East Greenbush United Methodist Church 1 Hayes Rd.,East Greenbush, NY 12061.