B. Kelly Smith

Born: Sun., Sep. 3, 1967
Died: Mon., Nov. 4, 2019


12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
Location: Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services

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1:00 PM Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
Location: Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services

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Brian Kelly Smith, 52, of Pittsfield, passed away unexpectedly Monday November 4th in Jacksonville, Fla. while on the road for work.

Kelly was born September 3, 1967 in Warren to Charles E. Smith, Jr. of Garland and the late Mary Kathleen Holcomb Case. He was a 1985 graduate of Youngsville High School and went on to serve in the US Army from 1985 to 1989 as a Heavy Wheeled Mechanic with the 293rd Engineer Battalion stationed in Baumholder, Germany. Kelly was a Union Brother with Roofer's Local 210 for 30 years and most recently worked as safety supervisor with Tremco/WTI. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, farming, raising his German Shepherd Dogs, going to the races with his son Max and talking Army life with his daughter Lexi.

He is survived by his wife Karey K'Meyer Smith, whom he married on September 30, 2000 and their children; Sgt. Alexis Brink and James Maximus Smith, both of Youngsville, PA, his brother Michael (Patches Hendrickson) Smith, 2 sisters; Kimberly Ann (Demond) Ivery and Katie Jane Case, all of Nashville, TN, his grandmother Opal Smith,  his stepsisters Kim Wood, Wendy Jones and Christy Madigan ,  and  many cousins,  nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his stepfather Gary Case, grandfather Charles E. Smith, Sr. and mother-in-law and friend, V. Jean K'Meyer, his  maternal grandparents, Marshall and Charlotte Holcomb and his fathers companion, Rosemarie Gruber..

A private funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Sunday at Nelsons Funeral Home, Youngsville. Friends are invited to visit at 12:00pm. The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the warriordogfoundation.org to support retired military service dogs. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.  The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville have been entrusted with all arrangements.

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Dennie and Ronda Withington
   Posted Fri November 08, 2019
Kelly was such a kind and friendly guy. He always had a big smile and a hug whenever we saw him! He will surely be missed by all who knew him. Prayers to the family.

Penny Lyon
   Posted Fri November 08, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Sending hugs and prayers

Bret wilcox
   Posted Fri November 08, 2019
Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you

Sally Ropp
   Posted Fri November 08, 2019
Sorry for the lose of your son. Prayers and Hugs Chuck and Family.

Dr. James Jones
   Posted Sat November 09, 2019
I will never forget our adventures in high school, playing guitar and listening to Hendrix at your grandparents house on Bates Street. I hope you’re at peace. Until we meet again.

Danny Suppa
   Posted Sat November 09, 2019
Chuck and family. Please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of Kelly. I have so many good memories of him as a young man. He will surely be missed.

June & Gib
   Posted Sat November 09, 2019
To Chuck and all the Smith families,
Our deepest condolences go out to you during this sad time.

Robert paulino
   Posted Sat November 09, 2019

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Bob .

So sorry for your loss. Wishing you peace and missing Kelly. Loving thoughts Bob & Liz Paulino

bill and twila kramer
   Posted Sat November 09, 2019
chuck and family and friends so very sorry for your loss you will all be in our prayers Kelly kim and mike was neighbors in the pleasant valley park many years ago.

Darla Miller
   Posted Sun November 10, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. Kelly, Kim, and Mike were our first childhood friends. Prayers for healing.

Todd Rensma
   Posted Tue November 12, 2019
I am so very sorry for your loss. I was Kelly's classmate and will really miss him.

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