Perry Christopher Smith, 56 of Washington died unexpectedly Wednesday-November 1, 2017 at his home as a result of heart related issues. He was born July 3, 1961 in San Antonio, Texas the son of the late Dr. Perry C. Smith Jr. & Mary O’Hare Smith of Washington. Mr. Smith was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church. He was a 1979 graduate of Gilmore Academy in Cleveland, Ohio and had also attended Penn State University. He served in the United States Air Force receiving the following decorations & citations; AF Training Ribbon, AF Good Conduct Medal, AF Overseas Service Ribbon-short tour, AF basic military training Honor Graduate Ribbon, AF Longevity Service Award Ribbon, AF Outstanding Unit Award w/1 OLC and the AF Commendation Medal. Following his discharge from the military, Mr. Smith graduated from Villanova University with a Civil Engineering Degree. He later attended graduate school at the University of Pittsburgh.
Surviving in addition to his mother are four sisters; M. Patricia Smith of Brooklyn, New York, Deborah A. Smith of Bethel Park, Susan DeMeglio of Atlanta, Georgia, Kathleen (Robert) Smith-Delach of Pittsburgh, two brothers; James Smith of Pittsburgh & Michael (Gretchen) Smith of State College, nieces & nephews; Elizabeth (Mark) Snover, Jennifer (Ryan) Relyea, David Lower, George DeMeglio, Sara Delach, Caitlin Delach, Jack Lower, Murphy DeMeglio, Maclean Smith, Seamus Smith & Moira Smith.
In addition to his father, Mr. Smith was preceded in death by a brother; Paul Smith.
Friends will be received on Friday-November 3, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. A prayer service will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday-November 4, 2017 in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church with the Rev. William P. Feeney as celebrant. Burial will follow in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com