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Roger Alan Smith


Roger Smith, 63 passed away May 27, 2016 in East Aurora, NY. He fought a valiant battle against lung cancer.

Roger was born August 2, 1952 to Robert and Fern Smith and was raised in Albin, WY. He graduated from Albin High School in 1970. Following graduation, he enlisted in the Navy. He was a Vietnam era Veteran. When he was discharged, he was able to fulfill his dream of becoming a deep-sea diver. He worked many years in his chosen field, living all over the country at various times in his career.

He was preceded in death by his parents, older brother Jim, nephew Brent Lyons, and brother-in-law George Lyons.

He is survived by his sister, Sandra Lyons of Rapid City, SD, his nephew Robb Lyons of Mountain View, CA, two uncles Don (Flo) Smith of Pine Bluffs, WY, and Bill Smith of Laramie, WY, along with several cousins.

He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

Roger has donated his body to medical science. When he has completed that service, his ashes will be returned to his sister and his final resting place will be Bear Butte Cemetery in Sturgis, SD.


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