1962 – 2020
Dayville – Roger William Smith, 57, of Hartford Pike, died Wednesday evening, February 26, 2020, at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in Worcester, MA, he was the son of Leona (Belhumeur) Eckard of Dayville and the late Henry A. Smith, Sr.
Mr. Smith worked for many years as a laborer in the construction field. He was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox, the New England Patriots, and NASCAR.
Roger is survived by his children, Trevor Smith of Woodstock Valley, Taylor Smith of ME, and Christen Smith of Pomfret; two brothers, Michael Smith and Henry Smith both of Dayville; two sisters, Kim Alexander of Windsor, ME and Pamela House of Kingsland, GA; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services are private and have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.