Smith, Frank 1919

OCT. 27, 1919

FRANK SMITH, aged 25, a well known resident of Salineville, died at 2 o’clock Monday morning at his late home in North street, following a lingering illness of three years of diabetes.
Deceased was born in Salineville on April 26, 1894, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Smith of Main street.
He was united in marriage to Miss Louise Calvin, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. H. M. Calvin, on April 19, 1917. He was a prominent member of the Masonic Order and Odd Fellows lodge of Salineville. He was also a faithful member of the Methodist church and Bible school.
Mr. Smith was well known and highly esteemed. For the past several months he was in charge of the local roller skating rink, which he erected this summer.
Deceased is survived by his wife and one son, Calvin, 18 months of age.
He is also survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Smith, two brothers, Delmar and Albert of Salineville, and one sister, Mrs. Ona Grant of Wilkinsburg, Pa.
The funeral services were held at 1 o’clock Wednesday at the late home in North street. Rev. S. M. LePage, pastor of the M. E. church, officiated. The members of the I.O.O.F. lodge and Masonic order turned out in a body. Each lodge held a short service.
Interment was made in the Woodland cemetery. The floral tributes were many and beautiful.