Marion (America) Smith, age 99, of Corning, died Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA. Marion was born March 4, 1916 in Brooklyn, NY, the youngest daughter of Cosimo and Amalia (Pennisi) Cardone. She married Oliver Smith of Ithaca on September 17, 1933 at St. Michael's Church, Flushing, NY. They were married for nearly 60 years when Marion was predeceased by Oliver on August 17, 1993. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.\n\n\nDuring the Second World War, Marion was a secretary for the Army Air Force in Flushing, NY. When moving to Painted Post, she did secretarial work for Corning Glass Works and The Lincoln Rochester Bank. She and Oliver later owned Smith Insurance Agency, in the Quigley Drug Store building in Painted Post.\n\n\nMarion was a member of All Saints Parish. She was also a charter member of The Women's Club of Immaculate Heart of Mary and was its sole survivor. She was a past Eucharistic Minister for All Saints. She was a very active member of The Corning Senior Citizen's Center and sang with The Sugar and Spice Singers. She was also a member of The Trust Group of Women and received many certificates for her volunteer work. Marian and her husband were past volunteers of Corning Hospital Gift Shop.\n\n\nShe is survived by two daughters, Joan (Richard) Quigley of Corning, and Lois Miller of Fort Meyers, FL; grandchildren: Thomas (Lori) Miller, Richard Miller, Anthony (Cindy) Miller, Joseph (Christine) Miller, Nicholas (Rhonda) Miller, all of Florida, David (Taryn) Quigley of Cape Cod, MA, Noreen (David) Spiehier of Canandaigua, NY, Patrick (Tina) Quigley of Canandaigua, NY, and Kathleen (Thomas) Murzynski of Buffalo, NY.\n\n\nMarion is also survived by eighteen great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews. Among them are great grandson, Inge Smith of Painted Post, NY and great granddaughter, Pam (Richard) Burton of Painted Post, NY.\n\n\nMarion was also predeceased by brothers Marco and Vincent; infant, Dominic, sisters: Marie, Frances, Angela, and son-in-law, Richard Miller.\n\n\nA Mass of Christian Burial will be held on at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Painted Post, NY on Tuesday, July 7th at 10:00 AM. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Corning.\n\n\nMemorial Donations may be made in her name to All Saints Parish, 222 Dodge Avenue, Corning, NY 14830.\n\n\nMarion's family entrusted her care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.