William D. Smith, 82, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday at Pontiac Nursing Home in Oswego.
Born in Fulton he was a life resident. William retired from Black Clawson in 1989 and had previously been employed at Sealright Packaging Company in Fulton. A well known local athlete, William had been active in menâ€™s fast pitch softball leagues in Fulton and earned many sporting awards. He was predeceased by his wife, Jean R. Smith who passed away in 1995.
Surviving: daughter, Sandra L. (Robert) Taylor of Fulton; sons, Kenneth (Elizabeth) A. Smith of Watertown and Randall F. Smith of Fulton; 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.
Calling hours are 10 a.m. to 12 noon Friday with a 12 noon service to follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. Burial will be at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.