Condolences To the Smith Family

Dec 8, 2015.   On Friday December 4th, the officers and members were advised the fellow brother Donald W Smith Jr has lost his battle with cancer.  Don was an a loving husband and father.  Don’s passion started at a young age in the emergency services.  He started as Firefighter-EMT at Rutherford Fire.  He later moved to Paxtang where he served as Firefighter and later became a police officer with the Paxtang Borough.  He severed many years here at Paxtang and was still active with the department.  He later became a police officer for Susquehanna Twp where he retired.  After retirement he became a teacher of the Criminal Justice at Dauphin Co. Vo-Tech and Dean of Students, Assistant Principal.  He also served with Susquehanna Twp EMS.  He later moved to Dauphin-Middle Paxton where he was a member of the Dauphin-Middle Paxton EMS.


Service for Don Smith are Saturday Dec. 12 at Linglestown Church of God on Linglestown Road.  Viewing is from 9AM till 1130AM with a fireman’s service at noon.


To All Police, Fire and EMS Department, If your department is planning on bringing apparatus for the service please contact Lt. John Tinari at 717-648-5760.  Staging is at Linglestown Fire Company 35.