Age 65, of Warsaw, NY, passed away on June 17, 2020 at the Buffalo General Medical Center.
He was born June 30, 1954 in Ogdensburg, NY son of the late Donald and Carol Smithers. Douglas attended elementary school at Hermon-DeKalb Elementary School and secondary school at Canton High School. He worked for twenty years at the DuPont Company in Rochester.
Surviving are his children, Melissa Smithers, Eleanor Smithers and Mark (Vanessa) Smithers; his siblings, Kimberly (Ronald) Johnson and David Smithers; three grandchildren and his longtime companion, Bernadette Halstead. Along with his parents, Douglas was predeceased by his wife, Barbara Smithers, his maternal grandmother, Enid W. Howie, his siblings, Randall Smithers and infant Donna Smithers.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 27 at 1 PM at the Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw. The scattering of Douglas’ ashes will be held the following day in St. Lawrence County.