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David H. Smith

June 11, 1960 ~ June 2, 2018 (age 57)

WORCESTER – David H. Smith, 57, of Worcester, died unexpectedly Saturday, June 2, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital.

He leaves a daughter, Stephanie L. Powers of Worcester; six brothers, Paul, Andy, Gary, Shawn, Willie, and James Smith; four sisters, Jean Butrym, Emma Smith, Kristen Powers and Cheryl Powers; four grandchildren, Tia Powers, Isayah Vega, Jaivien Vega, and Kamdyn Russell; his girlfriend, Pamela MacNevin; many nieces and nephews, and many good friends.  He was predeceased by a brother, Danny Wheeler. He was born in Worcester, son of Willie J. and Marion (Downer) Smith.

David worked in mobile park maintenance for the Department of Conservation & Recreation.   He loved to fish.  Music was his life.  He played many instruments and sang in his band, the T-Bone Blues Band.  He loved camping and the outdoors. He had a knack for making people smile and laugh. Everyone enjoyed his great sense of humor.

Calling hours will be on Friday, June 15, 2018 from 9:00 am to noon at Rice Funeral Home, 300 Park Ave.  Burial will be private.  In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to David’s GoFundMe page at:

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