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Clair E. “Skinner” Smith

Clair E. “Skinner” Smith, 81, of Milroy, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 26, 2021, at William Penn Healthcare, Lewistown.

Born April 16, 1940, in Spring Mills, he was a son of the late Harry G. and Anna Bertha (Weaver) Smith. His wife, Bertha M. “Ike” (Lash) Smith, preceded him in death on Oct. 5, 1999.

Surviving are: daughters, Amy S. Phillips and companion Michael Petrillo, Lisa A. Yetter, all of Milroy; a sister, Grace A. Fultz of Spring Mills; grandchildren, Justin Phillips and wife Rashigh, Brittany McClenahen and husband Kevin; great-grandchildren, Everly, Rowan, Lenox.

He was preceded in death by: siblings, Shirley Addleman, Harold J. Smith, Martha J. Snyder, Mary Snyder, and two infant sisters.

He had been a truck driver for Lewistown Cabinet and earlier drove for S. L. Wright Trucking. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, Vietnam War. Clair was a member of Kish Valley Grace Brethren Church, Reedsville, and Milroy American Legion.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at Kish Valley Grace Brethren Church, Reedsville, with a viewing one hour before the funeral. Interment will be in Birch Hill Cemetery, Burnham.

For online condolences visit www.bohnfuneralhome.com.