Todd L. "Smitty" Smith, 46, of Dunkirk, died unexpectedly, Friday, January 20,2017. He was born in Dunkirk, September 22, 1970, son of Leo P. "Butch" and Linda J. (Russo) Smith of Cassadaga. A graduate of Dunkirk High School class of 1990. Smitty was a past employee of Designer Pools and Apparent Choice Home Improvement and was recently a self employed contractor. His memberships include South Shore Rod and Gun Club and First Ward Falcon Club. Todd was an avid hunter, fisherman who enjoyedthe outdoors.
Surviving in addition to his parents are his paternal grandmother Emily Smith of Dunkirk, brother Jeffery S. Smith, sister Deana L. Hollman both of Dunkirk, nephews Joshua Botticello of Dunkirk, Devin Hollman, Blake Hollman, Travis Hollman all of Brocton, niece Jessica Smith of Dunkirk, along with aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Leo M. Smith, maternal grandparents Joseph C. and Chris F. (Latona) Russo. Relatives and friends are welcome to call Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street in Dunkirk, Christian burial services will followat 7 p.m. A message of remembrance may be left for the family at rmackowiak.com. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the R O Foundation, c/o NCCF, 212 Lake Shore Drive West, Dunkirk, NY 14048.