Linda L. Smith, age 71, of Corning, NY died Saturday, December 9, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on April 25, 1946 in Corning to Truman and Iva (Sherman) Taft and married Dennis Smith on November 5, 1966 in Corning.
Linda worked as a waitress for Howard Johnson's and Friendly's in Horseheads, NY for many years. She enjoyed camping, swimming, reading, and traveling.
Her survivors include her husband Dennis; daughter, Michele (Matt) McCaslin of Corning; son, Michael Smith of Corning; two brothers, Larry (Cindy) Taft of Elmira and Ron Taft of Corning; grandchildren, Jessica, John, Sarah, Justin, and Brandon; great grandchildren, Mollie, Hunter, and Shawn; nieces and nephews; Melissa (Jim) McKaig, David, Lysa, Patti, Doug, Tracey, Joey, and Jennifer; sister-in-law, Deanne Williams of Big Flats; several great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter-in-law Brenda Smith.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family at Haughey Funeral Home, Inc. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to www.parkinson.org.