Thomas J. Smith, 64 of Springport , passed away peacefully Saturday afternoon, April 24,2021 in the comfort of his brother’s home , surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Auburn, the son of the late James and Marcia ( Eckett) Smith and had been an area life resident. Tom was a very hard worker and lifelong farmer . He dedicated his life to his farm and his sons , whom he loved dearly . He will be sadly missed.
He is survived by his loving son Adam ( Rachel Kemp) Smith of Brooklyn, four siblings , Timothy ( Jen) Smith of P.A., Terry ‘Chief’ Smith of Springport, Mindy Thurston, Diane ‘ Dee Dee’ ( Brian) Schenck , sister- in- law Jacqueline Smith, longtime companion Lisa Rowell all of Sempronious as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents he was also predeceased by a son Joshua and brother Teddy Smith.
Calling hours for family and friends is this Thursday evening from 5-7 in the Pettigrass Funeral Home, 196 Genesee St., Auburn.
A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family .
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Tom’s memory to Farm Aid at give.farm aid.org
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