David L. Smith, age 78, of Haddonfield ,NJ passed away peacefully on December 12, 2018
Loving father to Anne Smith(Jacques Niyibizi) of Baltimore, MD, Jen Smith(Greg Ruth) of Ashfield , MA, Drew Smith(Rebecca O’Leary) of Philadelphia, PA and Eric Smith( Jill Figozzi) of Cummington, MA,; Also survived by two sisters: Margaret Godwin(Donald) of Wilmington, DE Debbie Trettin(Larry) of Santa Rosa, CA, and one brother: Rodger Smith(Jackie) of Seatle, WA. His grandchildren Beatrice, Benjamin, Emmett, Ava, and Nathaniel. His former wife Carolyn (nee Sharp).
David was a highly-regarded social worker with the Haddon Heights School District for over 20 years. His good advice and counsel is fondly remembered by his family and friends and the hundreds of students with whom he worked over the years. A graduate of Westminster College and the Princeton Theological Seminary, David was also importantly involved in the Haddonfield Monthly Meeting of Friends where he served as Clerk for a time. He loved to play the piano and did so beautifully all the way until the end of his life.
A celebration of his life will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, Contibutions in his memory may be made to Friends Council on Education 1507 Cherry St. Phila., PA 19102 or Catholic Relief Services 307 Gayley St. Media, PA 19063