Wesley V. Smith, 73, departed this life August 17, 2018. Born in Hartford, CT on February 2, 1945 to the late Solomon Smith and Carrie E. Young, he became a man of several interests; an avid reader and writer, lover of fresh water fishing and R&B music of the 60s & 70s, and he loved his family dearly.
Wesley was also a U.S. Air Force veteran.
His memories are cherished by, son, Neyah M. Smith (Melissa Russo) of Andover, MA; daughters, Karen B. Barnes of Danbury, CT and Robyn M. Smith of Sacramento, CA; sisters, Frances E. Smith of Hartford, CT and Ellen Boynton (Lewis) of Windsor, CT; granddaughter, Evelyn Z. Smith, niece and nephew, Amoké & Solomon Bigelow, many friends & family.
A memorial service in celebration of Wesley’s life will be held on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 11:00AM at Henry L. Fuqua Funeral Service, 94 Granby Street, Bloomfield, CT. Military Honors will take place during the service. To leave a message of comfort for the Smith family, please visit www.hkhfuneralservices.com